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obliqueness

See definition of obliqueness on Dictionary.com
  • as inevasion
  • as inslope

synonyms for obliqueness

  • dodging
  • artifice
  • circumvention
  • cunning
  • ditch
  • dodge
  • elusion
  • equivocation
  • evasiveness
  • excuse
  • jive
  • lie
  • pretext
  • prevarication
  • quibble
  • routine
  • ruse
  • shift
  • shirking
  • shuffling
  • shunning
  • slip
  • sophism
  • sophistry
  • stall
  • subterfuge
  • trick
  • trickery
  • come-off
  • cop-out
  • equivocating
  • eschewal
  • evading
  • fancy footwork
  • fugiviteness
  • fugivity
  • runaround
  • stonewall

antonyms for obliqueness

MOST RELEVANT
  • directness
  • frankness
  • honesty
  • openness
  • reality
  • truth
  • facing
  • meeting
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How to use obliqueness in a sentence

They were long, true, but set squarely, and with just the slightest hint of obliqueness that was all for piquancy.
THE JACKET (THE STAR-ROVER)JACK LONDON
An examination of the mouth showed a slight obliqueness of the palate, and the mucous membrane was rather pale.
CRIMINAL MANGINA LOMBROSO-FERRERO
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WORDS RELATED TO OBLIQUENESS

  • artifice
  • circumvention
  • come-off
  • cop-out
  • cunning
  • ditch
  • dodge
  • dodging
  • elusion
  • equivocating
  • equivocation
  • eschewal
  • evading
  • evasiveness
  • excuse
  • fancy footwork
  • fugiviteness
  • fugivity
  • jive
  • lie
  • obliqueness
  • pretext
  • prevarication
  • quibble
  • routine
  • runaround
  • ruse
  • shift
  • shirking
  • shuffling
  • shunning
  • slip
  • sophism
  • sophistry
  • stall
  • stonewall
  • subterfuge
  • trick
  • trickery
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.