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canted

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

running in a slanting direction
  • an odd little house, built with deliberately canted windows and not one right angle

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canted

verb
past tense of cant

Synonyms & Antonyms of canted (Entry 2 of 2)

to set or cause to be at an angle
  • carefully canted the ladder against the wall

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“Canted.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/canted. Accessed 26 Jul. 2021.

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