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synonyms for canted

  • absurd
  • askance
  • askant
  • asymmetrical
  • awry
  • cam
  • crazy
  • crooked
  • cross-eyed
  • lopsided
  • ludicrous
  • nonsensical
  • preposterous
  • squint
  • strabismic

antonyms for canted

MOST RELEVANT
  • level
  • straight
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How to use canted in a sentence

These have canted bay windows below them, and their pediments are surmounted by figures representing Mercury and Athæne.
SHOWELL'S DICTIONARY OF BIRMINGHAMTHOMAS T. HARMAN AND WALTER SHOWELL
I came up from beneath a pile of assorted medical supplies, braced myself against the canted deck, and looked out the wind-shield.
HIGHWAYS IN HIDINGGEORGE OLIVER SMITH
All this while he had sat, his spectacles on his nose, and his chair canted against the window-sill, absorbed in the newspapers.
THE ATLANTIC MONTHLY, VOLUME 14, NO. 86, DECEMBER, 1864VARIOUS
She struck some object heavily, canted to one side till the water poured in over the gunwale, and righted all in a moment.
THE GREAT AIRSHIP.F. S. BRERETON
When I tried to get on the bed it canted over and deposited me on the floor.
PRISONER FOR BLASPHEMYG. W. [GEORGE WILLIAM] FOOTE
McGowan again shifted his hat—this time he canted it on one side.
PETERF. HOPKINSON SMITH
It is octagonal in plan, the canted sides being carried on semi-circular arches thrown across the angles.
SOME ACCOUNT OF GOTHIC ARCHITECTURE IN SPAINGEORGE EDMUND STREET
She canted her head a little to one side; such an encounter of personal quips was a seventh heaven to her.
GUNMAN'S RECKONINGMAX BRAND
Sometimes the ceilings were horizontal, sometimes canted on two sides, and sometimes they take the form of a barrel-vault.
ENCYCLOPAEDIA BRITANNICA, 11TH EDITION, VOLUME 5, SLICE 5VARIOUS
Inasmuch as the new nave was wider than the choir, a canted bay of the latter joined it to the transept.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
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WORDS RELATED TO CANTED

  • absurd
  • askance
  • askant
  • asymmetrical
  • awry
  • cam
  • canted
  • crazy
  • crooked
  • cross-eyed
  • lopsided
  • ludicrous
  • nonsensical
  • preposterous
  • squint
  • strabismic
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.