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aslope

[uh-slohp]
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adverb
  1. at a slope; aslant; slantingly; diagonally.
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adjective
  1. sloping.
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Origin of aslope

Middle English word dating back to 1350–1400; see origin at a-1, slope
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Related Words for aslope

bent, sloping, obliquely, sidelong, oblique, aslant, aslope, alongside, aside, athwart, indirectly, laterally, slanting, broadside, crabwise, edgeways, slantwise

British Dictionary definitions for aslope

aslope

adverb, adjective
  1. (postpositive) sloping
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