Slantways

slantwise

[slant-wahyz, slahnt-]
adverb
1.
aslant; obliquely.
adjective
2.
slanting; oblique.
Also, slantways [slant-weyz, slahnt-] .


Origin:
1565–75; slant + -wise

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slantwise or slantways (ˈslɑːntˌwaɪz, ˈslɑːntˌweɪz)
 
adv, —adj
(prenominal) in a slanting or oblique direction
 
slantways or slantways
 
adv, —adj

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