Tilting vs Inclination - What's the difference?

tilting | inclination |

As nouns the difference between tilting and inclination

is that tilting is the motion of something that tilts; a tilt while inclination is a physical tilt or bend.

As a verb tilting

is .




  • Noun

    (en noun)
  • The motion of something that tilts; a tilt.
  • The process by which blister steel is rendered ductile by being forged with a tilt hammer.
  • Anagrams

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    (en noun)
  • A physical tilt or bend
  • * The inclination of his head increased and he awoke with a start.
  • A slant or slope
  • * The road up to the house had a steep inclination .
  • (senseid)A mental tendency
  • * His inclination to drink escalated to alcoholism.
  • (geometry) The angle of intersection of a reference plane
  • ''The astronomer calculated the inclination of the equator or ecliptic of Earth and the orbital planes of each visible heavenly body.
    Artillery must take account of a weapon's precise inclination .
  • (obsolete) A person or thing loved or admired.
  • Derived terms

    * inclinational


    * incline * inclining * steepness