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A sloping position or movement
“While he never diffused an aura of vanity, he held his fine features at a haughty tilt as though regarding himself dispassionately in an invisible looking-glass.”
The act of positioning or an instance of being positioned at an angle
“An apologetic tilt of the head.”
An attempt at something, such as a tilt at public office
“It seems an age ago that Rangers opened their tilt for the title with what was seen as a desperately damaging 1-1 draw at Kilmarnock.”
A combat for exercise or sport between two men on horseback with lances; a joust
“The crowd cheered and the tilt began.”
Move or cause to move into a sloping position
“Overall, the scales tilt towards the positive.”
To charge (at someone) with a lance
“The same might be said of rifle practice, as compared with bravely tilting at an enemy with spear and shield upon an open field of battle.”
To compete against someone in a jousting contest
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