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See definition of diagonals on Dictionary.com
  • as inslant
  • as inslope

synonyms for diagonals

  • leaning
  • camber
  • cant
  • declination
  • diagonal
  • grade
  • gradient
  • inclination
  • incline
  • lean
  • pitch
  • rake
  • ramp
  • tilt
  • hill
  • ramp
  • shelf
  • abruptness
  • bank
  • bend
  • bevel
  • bias
  • cant
  • declination
  • declivity
  • deflection
  • descent
  • deviation
  • diagonal
  • downgrade
  • gradient
  • inclination
  • incline
  • lean
  • leaning
  • obliqueness
  • obliquity
  • pitch
  • rise
  • skew
  • steepness
  • swag
  • sway
  • tip
  • rising ground

antonyms for diagonals

MOST RELEVANT
  • evenness
  • level
  • upgrade
  • evenness
  • level
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How to use diagonals in a sentence

So Jim ranged at large in diagonals having a good time, while the man enjoyed himself by watching the animal.
BLAZED TRAIL STORIESSTEWART EDWARD WHITE
For tenths of inches there would require to be but six horizontal lines, the diagonals being drawn as before.
MECHANICAL DRAWING SELF-TAUGHTJOSHUA ROSE
Worsted Diagonals are characterized by prominent weave effects running diagonally across the cloth.
TEXTILESWILLIAM H. DOOLEY
The diagonals of a square give 45 degrees, and this is the method used to mark out the work.
WOODWORK JOINTSWILLIAM FAIRHAM
Claire, with her narrow dark vivid face, wore diagonals of black and grey, with a long trailing girdle of soft blues and pinks.
CYTHEREAJOSEPH HERGESHEIMER
But Normandy did not suspect the value and fecundity of diagonals.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
The diagonals and transverse arches are colored in old-gold.
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
On the reverse side of the board draw diagonals to determine the center.
CONSTRUCTION WORK FOR RURAL AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSVIRGINIA MCGAW
Crease the diagonals 1-2, making the crease extend to the inside of the tray, and press until lines 1-4 and 1-3 meet.
CONSTRUCTION WORK FOR RURAL AND ELEMENTARY SCHOOLSVIRGINIA MCGAW
Can the Norman be said to have discerned in diagonals their immense possibilities any clearer than had the Lombard?
HOW FRANCE BUILT HER CATHEDRALSELIZABETH BOYLE O'REILLY
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