Sloping vs Askew - What's the difference?

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Sloping is a related term of askew.


As adjectives the difference between sloping and askew

is that sloping is having a slope while askew is turned or twisted to one side.

As a verb sloping

is .

As a noun sloping

is an arrangement or motion by which something slopes.

As an adverb askew is

tilted to one side.

sloping

English

Adjective

(en adjective)
  • Having a slope.
  • :a sloping roof
  • Verb

    (head)
  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • An arrangement or motion by which something slopes.
  • askew

    English

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    Adjective

    (head)
  • Turned or twisted to one side.
  • (figuratively) Untoward, unfavourable.
  • Adverb

    (en adverb)
  • tilted to one side.
  • He wore his hat askew
  • with disapproval
  • to look askew

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