aslope

[uh-slohp]

adverb

at a slope; aslant; slantingly; diagonally.

adjective


Origin of aslope

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

aslope

adverb, adjective

(postpositive) sloping
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