Definitions For Slanting


  • Having an oblique or slanted direction


  • To not be level or straight up and down
  • To present (something, such as a news story) in a way that favors a particular group, opinion, etc.


  • A direction, line, or surface that is not level or straight up and down
  • A way of thinking about, describing, or discussing something

Is Slanting a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

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Words with Friends

The word Slanting is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 13 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Slanting in a Sentence

  • The sunlight slanted down through the leaves and branches of the trees.
  • She slanted her hat a little to the right.
  • They deliberately slanted the story to make themselves look good.
  • The computer keyboard is positioned at a slant so that typing is more comfortable for the wrists.
  • He sliced the carrots on a slant.

Synonyms for Slanting

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