slant - definition and synonyms

verb 

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/slɑːnt/
present tense
I/you/we/theyslant
he/she/itslants
present participleslanting
past tenseslanted
past participleslanted
  1. 1
    [intransitive/transitive] to be or move at an angle that is not 90 degrees, or to make something do this

    He slanted the ball away from the defender.

     Synonyms and related words
     Synonyms and related words
  2. 2
    [transitive] to give information or ideas in a way that gives more attention or support to a particular person, group, or opinion

    The text was slanted towards younger readers.