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Adverb
In a diagonal manner, not square to any direction
“For most of the novel he makes no eye contact and only engages obliquely with the people around him.”
Adverb
Not in a direct way
“He referred obliquely to a traumatic event in her past.”
Adverb
Not in a straight or level position
Adverb
From one side
“She gave him an oblique glance.”
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Adverb for at an angle
“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.”
Adverb
Adverb for not expressed or done in a direct way
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“Before history could even repeat itself in some oblique manner, McLeish seems set to seek outside assistance.”
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Adverb for brief, concise, and to the point
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Adverb for that contains or makes use of allusions (indirect references or hints)
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Adverb for only indirectly related
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Adverb for sly, cautious, and secretive
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Adverb for using, or expressed in, an excessive amount of words
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Adverb for of or pertaining to euphemism
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Adverb for having the form of a circle
Adjective
Not in a straight or level position
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