English to Afrikaans Meaning :: slant

Slant :
inslag
- inslagskuinsskeweglooiingenscheef
 

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Noun(1) a biased way of looking at or presenting something(2) degree of deviation from a horizontal plane
Verb(1) lie obliquely(2) present with a bias(3) to incline or bend from a vertical position(4) heel over

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(1) Of course, former adversaries have reason to slant their portrayal of matters.(2) The stakes rise as his personal life is sacrificed for the case, and everybody sides with the corporation to slant the case against him.(3) The commission was asked to determine, among other things, whether the administration pressured analysts to slant their intelligence findings.(4) Use stay tape on the slant pocket seam edge to prevent it from stretching.(5) Defenses also often walked out a linebacker to Moss' side of the field to help defend slant routes.(6) While unit is still warm enough that syrup has not hardened, scrape off with a single-edge razor blade held at a slant , being careful not to cut fingers or scratch the cooktop.(7) The slant launching method, unlike vertical launch, allows the missile's on-board seeker to be locked on to the target before launch.(8) Amani Toomer has the speed to break big plays, the size to do damage on slant patterns and the hands to make the spectacular catch.(9) This made Mason an easy target for a slant route.(10) Bring your knees to your chest, when you get to the other side - while still holding onto the bars - and push yourself up, at a slant .(11) He lays a red shaft at his feet, pointing toward the target, and sticks a purple one in the ground behind him at a slant .(12) Poetry in particular moves at a slant or tangent, taking advantage of the ambiguity of words, the various meanings to be found in them.(13) It is probably fair to say that most Big Media outlets, whether owned by a giant corporation, a family, or an individual, occasionally slant coverage to favor their financial interests.(14) Some were tilted 90 degrees; some were even at a slant .(15) In mid to late spring the slant roofs would be taken down again.(16) A trickle of blood came down the slant side of the podium and dripped off the side.
Related Words
(1) slant height ::
skuinshoogte
Synonyms
Noun
1. slope ::
gradiƫnt
2. point of view ::
oogpunt
3. rake ::
hark
4. angle ::
hoek
Verb
5. slope ::
gradiƫnt
6. bias ::
vooroordeel
7. weight ::
gewig
8. tilt ::
kantel
Different Forms
slant, slanted, slanting, slants, slantwise
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