Oblique Synonyms & Definitions

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• ObliqueDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (a.) Not direct in descent; not following the line of father and son; collateral.
  2. (v. i.) To march in a direction oblique to the line of the column or platoon; -- formerly accomplished by oblique steps, now by direct steps, the men half-facing either to the right or left.
  3. (a.) Not straightforward; indirect; obscure; hence, disingenuous; underhand; perverse; sinister.
  4. (n.) An oblique line.
  5. (v. i.) To deviate from a perpendicular line; to move in an oblique direction.
  6. (a.) Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slanting; inclined.

• ObliquenessDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (n.) Quality or state of being oblique.

• ObliquedDefinition & Meaning in English

  1. (imp. & p. p.) of Oblique