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Synonyms for tilt

Synonyms for tilt

to depart or cause to depart from true vertical or horizontal

to strive in opposition

deviation from a particular direction

any competition or test of opposing wills likened to the sport in which knights fought with lances

Synonyms for tilt

a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances


a slight but noticeable partiality

the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical

pitching dangerously to one side

to incline or bend from a vertical position

heel over

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move sideways or in an unsteady way

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charge with a tilt

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Burnley and against then tackle until Arsenal on international But pair the Albion If you go into any game not at full tilt, at Albion or any other team outside maybe the top six, then you'll come unstuck.
With computer technologies evolving at full tilt, it comes as no surprise that the arsenal of engineering software has undergone many changes of late.
The flight back was something like eight hours, so it will be dif-ficult for him to be involved, or even if he is to be at full tilt.
The first of Gul's quintet came when Shahid Afridi produced one of the catches of the tournament - dashing 40 yards at full tilt to clutch at a steepler coming over his shoulder from Scott Styris, ending up just short of the long-on boundary.
It's not enough the Indians' starting squad plays at full tilt - witness Hart's 35-8 thrashing of host Burroughs Friday night.
He trained with the players the other day and he definitely wasn't at full tilt, so there was no point in him joining in with the players who are at full tilt because it would hamper the level we're trying to play at in training.
Steering a ton of horseflesh over towering fences at full tilt is asking for trouble.
The most exciting display is the jousting in which the knights lower their lances and gallop toward each other at full tilt.