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Askew vs. Tilted

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  • Askew (adjective)

    Turned or twisted to one side.

  • Askew (adjective)

    Untoward, unfavourable.

  • Askew (adverb)

    Tilted to one side.

    "He wore his hat askew"

  • Tilted (verb)

    simple past tense and past participle of tilt

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  • Askew (adjective)

    turned or twisted toward one side;

    "a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry"

    "his wig was, as the British say, skew-whiff"

  • Askew (adverb)

    turned or twisted to one side;

    "rugs lying askew"

    "with his necktie twisted awry"

  • Tilted (adjective)

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

    "the leaning tower of Pisa"

    "the headstones were tilted"

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