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Synonyms for tilted

departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal

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After each question he tilted me over a little more, so as to give me a greater sense of helplessness and danger.
Indeed, The Tilted Wagon, as a cool establishment on the top of a hill, where the ground before the door was puddled with damp hoofs and trodden straw; where a scolding landlady slapped a moist baby
with one red sock on and one wanting), in the bar; where the cheese was cast aground upon a shelf, in company with a mouldy tablecloth and a green-handled knife, in a sort of cast-iron canoe; where the pale-faced bread shed tears of crumb over its shipwreck in another canoe; where the family linen, half washed and half dried, led a public life of lying about; where everything to drink was drunk out of mugs, and everything else was suggestive of a rhyme to mugs; The Tilted Wagon, all these things considered, hardly kept its painted promise of providing good entertainment for Man and Beast.
It was fine open walking here, upon the summit; our way lay a little downhill, for, as I have said, the plateau tilted towards the west.
He flew on to the nearest currant bush and tilted his head and sang a little song right at him.
He so sidled and twittered and tilted as he hopped on his bush.
The Personage had tilted his head so far back that, in order to keep the Assistant Commissioner under his observation, he had to nearly close his eyes.
He glanced up at it, and then, to our amazement, he sprang from his rock, and, seizing Summerlee by the neck, he tilted his face into the air.
Summerlee had been so interested that he had stood unresisting while Challenger tilted his head into the air.
He was standing perfectly still in the street, and had a pistol raised in his right hand -- not aiming it, but holding it out with the barrel tilted up towards the sky.
After initial resting phase of 2 minutes, the patients were tilted to 70 degrees for 20 minutes in passive phase.
From Memorial Day through the Fourth of July, Tilted Kilt Pub & Eatery raised 8115,424 for the Folds of Honor Foundation through the sale of paper dog tags at all Tilted Kilt locations nationwide.
Founded in 1986, the TCA strives to improve the quality and acceptance of site-cast tilt-up construction, a method in which concrete wall panels are cast on-site and tilted into place.
different angles and amounts of the humeral osteotomy, different amounts of humeral retroversion, sit-on-top versus sit inside of humerus implants, inferior shifted placement of the glenoid, inferiorly tilted orientation of the glenoid, etc.
They measured stresses on the people's bodies when the car was tilted at different angles.