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slope

noun

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the degree to which something rises up from a position level with the horizon
  • the next stretch of the trail had a gentle slope which made it easier to climb

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slope

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of slope (Entry 2 of 2)

to set or cause to be at an angle
  • they sloped our new driveway too steeply and now my car scrapes bottom whenever I back out onto the street

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The first known use of slope was in the 15th century

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“Slope.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/slope. Accessed 19 Oct. 2020.

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