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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
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More words related to oblique

angular

adjective. bent

askew

adjective. crooked

bias

noun. diagonal weave of fabric
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.
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