obliquely

[ uh-bleek-lee, oh-bleek-; Military uh-blahyk-lee, oh-blahyk- ]SEE DEFINITION OF obliquely
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EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR OBLIQUELY

As to the stone, it glanced off obliquely and fell midway between the vessels.

Everything they print refers to Germans if not directly then obliquely.

Finally I descended the hill, obliquely, towards the trees I had seen.

The body of the file should move across straight and not obliquely.

But the shield returned a dry 428 sound, the spear grazing it obliquely.

Here the footing was much firmer, and the wind struck them obliquely.

The Tulan phalanx moved slowly, obliquely across the valley.

She felt that obliquely her enforced companions were studying her—at least two of them were.

He let his eyes rest on Neeland, obliquely, for a full minute.

He decided to approach the stuff as obliquely as he knew how.

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