1 angle off, bend, bevel, cant, heel, incline, lean, list, shelve, skew, slope, tilt
2 camber, declination, diagonal, gradient, incline, pitch, rake, ramp, slope, tilt
3 angle, bias, colour, distort, twist, weight
4 angle, attitude, bias, emphasis, leaning, one-sidedness, point of view, prejudice, viewpoint
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slant ( slants plural & 3rd person present) ( slanting present participle) ( slanted past tense & past participle )
1 verb Something that slants is sloping, rather than horizontal or vertical.
The morning sun slanted through the glass roof... V adv/prep
...slanting green eyes. V-ing
2 n-sing If something is on a slant, it is in a slanting position.
You're slightly above the garden because the house is on a slant., ...long pockets cut on the slant.
3 verb If information or a system is slanted, it is made to show favour towards a particular group or opinion.
The programme was deliberately slanted to make the home team look good. be V-ed, Also be V-ed prep
4 n-sing A particular slant on a subject is a particular way of thinking about it, especially one that is unfair.
usu with supp
The political slant at Focus can be described as centre-right...
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