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What is another word for oblique?

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Adjective
Located or moving diagonally across or in relation to something
“We start with a rectangle of any shape and then draw an oblique line connecting two of its opposite corners.”
Adjective
Sloped, slanting, or at an angle
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“In this watershed sequence, the oblique angles and edgy camerawork signal the presence of Jeffrey's gaze as his invisible aura surrounds Susan in her destitution.”
Adjective
Not expressed or done in a direct way
“This motif, in turn, may well be viewed as an oblique reference to Heidegger's preoccupations in the early lectures on St. Paul.”
Adjective
Having a covert or obscure meaning
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Suggested without being stated directly
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Dishonest or unscrupulous in manner or intent
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Only indirectly related
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Making superficial, obtuse contact with something
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Of or pertaining to euphemism
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Disguised
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Having the form of a circle
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Having angles or sharp corners
Noun
A slash symbol
“Other Chaucerian manuscripts had the virgule, or oblique, at the middle of lines.”
Noun
A sloping surface or edge
Noun
A direction diagonal to the weave of a fabric
Noun
A long, narrow mark or band
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