Synonyms for slant

Synonyms for (noun) slant

Synonyms: slant, rake, pitch

Definition: degree of deviation from a horizontal plane

Usage: the roof had a steep pitch

Similar words: gradient, slope

Definition: the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the horizontal

Usage: a five-degree gradient


Synonyms: slant, angle

Definition: a biased way of looking at or presenting something

Similar words: viewpoint, point of view, stand, standpoint

Definition: a mental position from which things are viewed

Usage: we should consider this problem from the viewpoint of the Russians; teaching history gave him a special point of view toward current events

Synonyms for (verb) slant

Synonyms: angle, slant, weight

Definition: present with a bias

Usage: He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders

Similar words: predetermine, bias

Definition: cause to be biased


Synonyms: tilt, pitch, slant, cant, cant over

Definition: heel over

Usage: The tower is tilting; The ceiling is slanting

Similar words: move

Definition: move so as to change position, perform a nontranslational motion

Usage: He moved his hand slightly to the right


Synonyms: slant, tilt, tip, angle, lean

Definition: to incline or bend from a vertical position

Usage: She leaned over the banister

Similar words: bend, flex

Definition: form a curve

Usage: The stick does not bend


Synonyms: slant

Definition: lie obliquely

Usage: A scar slanted across his face

Similar words: lie

Definition: be located or situated somewhere; occupy a certain position