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tilting

adjective

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(Entry 1 of 2)

running in a slanting direction
  • a rickety, tilting staircase that did not look safe

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tilting

verb
present participle of tilt

Synonyms & Antonyms of tilting (Entry 2 of 2)

to set or cause to be at an angle
  • the robin tilts its head as it hunts for worms in the grass

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“Tilting.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tilting. Accessed 27 Jan. 2021.

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