Definitions for aslantəˈslænt, əˈslɑnt
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word aslant
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
at a slant; slantingly; obliquely.
(adj.)slanting or on a slant; oblique.
(prep.)slantingly across; athwart.
Origin of aslant:
aslant, aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping(adverb)
having an oblique or slanted direction
over or across in a slanting direction
obliquely, aslant, athwart(adverb)
at an oblique angle
"the sun shone aslant into his face"
at a slant
diagonally over or across
Lay the gun aslant your lap.
toward one side; in a slanting direction; obliquely
in a slanting direction over; athwart
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