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oblique

see definition of oblique
  • adjslanting; at an angle
  • adjindirect, evasive
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Synonyms for oblique

adj slanting; at an angle
  • bent
  • diagonal
  • inclining
  • leaning
  • pitching
  • angled
  • askance
  • askew
  • aslant
  • asymmetrical
  • awry
  • cater-cornered
  • crooked
  • distorted
  • diverging
  • inclined
  • on the bias
  • pitched
  • sideways
  • skew
  • slanted
  • sloped
  • sloping
  • strained
  • tilted
  • tilting
  • tipped
  • tipping
  • turned
  • twisted

Antonyms for oblique

  • direct
  • forthright
  • straightforward
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

More words related to oblique

angular

adjective. bent

askew

adjective. crooked

beveled

adjective. slanted

bias

noun. diagonal weave of fabric

circuitous

adjective. going around, indirect

circular

adjective. going around
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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