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diagonal

adjective

Synonyms and Antonyms of diagonal

  1. running in a slanting direction the diagonal design ran up the wall all the way from the lower left to the upper right-hand corner Synonyms cant, canted, graded, inclined, leaning, listing, oblique, pitched, raked, slant, slanted, slantwise, sloped, sloping, tilted, tilting Near Antonyms horizontal, level; plumb, up-and-down, vertical; parallel, perpendicular


diagonal

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of diagonal

  1. the degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon the ramp was set at a low diagonal to make it easier for physically challenged patrons Synonyms cant, slant, grade, gradient, inclination, incline, lean, pitch, rake, slope, tilt, upgradeRelated Words ascent, bank, climb, riseNear Antonyms declension, declination, decline, declivity, descent, dip, downgrade, fall, hang, hanging, receding


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