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Noun
A sloping position
“At their feet, the artist painted a weird shape that turns out to be a grinning skull when you hold the picture at a slant and view it in the right way.”
Noun
A particular point of view from which something is seen or presented
“Poetry in particular moves at a slant or tangent, taking advantage of the ambiguity of words, the various meanings to be found in them.”
Verb
To lean at an angle
“The way they shoot, the bullet will slant at an upward angle, past the armor.”
Verb
To change so much as to create a wrong impression or alter the meaning of
“… reporters who slant the truth in order to push a political agenda.”
Verb
“The commission was asked to determine, among other things, whether the administration pressured analysts to slant their intelligence findings.”
Adjective
Running in a slanting direction
“… as they poked through the blinds, the slant rays of the setting sun created interesting patterns on the room's far wall.”
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