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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 slant /ˈslænt/

From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Medical Dictionary 英漢醫學字典

 slant /ˈslænt/ 名詞

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slant v. i. [imp. & p. p. Slanted; p. pr. & vb. n. Slanting.]  To be turned or inclined from a right line or level; to lie obliquely; to slope.
    On the side of younder slanting hill.   --Dodsley.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slant, v. t. To turn from a direct line; to give an oblique or sloping direction to; as, to slant a line.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slant, n.
 1. A slanting direction or plane; a slope; as, it lies on a slant.
 2. An oblique reflection or gibe; a sarcastic remark.
 Slant or wind, a local variation of the wind from its general direction.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Slant, a.  Inclined from a direct line, whether horizontal or perpendicular; sloping; oblique. “The slant lightning.”

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      n 1: a biased way of looking at or presenting something [syn: angle]
      2: degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a
         steep pitch" [syn: pitch, rake]
      v 1: lie obliquely; "A scar slanted across his face"
      2: present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to
         please the share holders" [syn: angle, weight]
      3: to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned
         over the banister" [syn: lean, tilt, tip, angle]
      4: heel over; "The tower is tilting"; "The ceiling is slanting"
         [syn: cant, cant over, tilt, pitch]