Definitions of tilt:
  • noun:   the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    Example: "The tower had a pronounced tilt"
  • noun:   a slight but noticeable partiality
    Example: "The court's tilt toward conservative rulings"
  • noun:   a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
  • noun:   pitching dangerously to one side
  • noun:   a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
  • verb:   charge with a tilt
  • verb:   to incline or bend from a vertical position
  • verb:   heel over
    Example: "The tower is tilting"
  • verb:   move sideways or in an unsteady way
  • name:  A surname (very rare: popularity rank in the U.S.: #77153)

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