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synonyms for slantingly

  • obliquely
  • sidelong
  • alongside
  • aside
  • aslant
  • aslope
  • athwart
  • broadside
  • crabwise
  • edgeways
  • indirectly
  • laterally
  • side by side
  • sidewards
  • slanting
  • slantwise
  • sloping
  • to the side
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How to use slantingly in a sentence

The departing sun streamed slantingly across the so-far empty stage, where a few white grass stems shivered.
MENOTAHERNEST G. HENHAM
And in her eyes there was a curious red glint where the light fell slantingly upon the pupil.
THE DOOMSMANVAN TASSEL SUTPHEN
He was not aiming at them straight but slantingly toward the road, as if he would head them off.
THE INCENDIARYW. A. (WILLIAM AUGUSTINE) LEAHY
It was now late afternoon, the sun's rays coming slantingly into the forest, and the warmth of the day past and gone.
AUDREYMARY JOHNSTON
Then he entered an opposite room—all were unlocked now—from which, slantingly through the deadlight, he saw lights.
THE WRECK OF THE TITANMORGAN ROBERTSON
The hammer-handle had struck slantingly across my forehead, and my head ached from the blow.
THE HOUSE OF A THOUSAND CANDLESMEREDITH NICHOLSON
Great shafts of light dropped in slantingly between the trunks.
DAY AND NIGHT STORIESALGERNON BLACKWOOD
Up went its mighty left paw, and down it came slantingly toward the officer's head.
MOTOR MATT'S MYSTERYSTANLEY R. MATTHEWS
Do not make his twig arms stand out straight at his sides; push them in slantingly so that he will hold them out in front.
MOTHER NATURE'S TOY-SHOPLINA BEARD
We rose and sailed slantingly toward them, but they had already started to disperse.
PHARAOH'S BROKERELLSWORTH DOUGLASS
SYNONYM OF THE DAY
OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO SLANTINGLY

  • alongside
  • aside
  • aslant
  • aslope
  • athwart
  • broadside
  • crabwise
  • edgeways
  • indirectly
  • laterally
  • obliquely
  • side by side
  • sidelong
  • sidewards
  • slanting
  • slantingly
  • slantwise
  • sloping
  • to the side
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.