Definition of Tilt


  • pitching dangerously to one side
  • the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
    "the tower had a pronounced tilt"
    "the ship developed a list to starboard"
    "he walked with a heavy inclination to the right"
  • a slight but noticeable partiality
    "the court's tilt toward conservative rulings"
  • a contentious speech act
    a dispute where there is strong disagreement
    "they were involved in a violent argument"
  • a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances


  • charge with a tilt
  • move sideways or in an unsteady way
    "The ship careened out of control"
  • heel over
    "The tower is tilting"
    "The ceiling is slanting"
    - cant over
  • to incline or bend from a vertical position
    "She leaned over the banister"
Based on WordNet 3.0, Farlex clipart collection. © 2003-2012 Princeton University, Farlex Inc.

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Unscramble tilt

7 unscramble word found using the letters tilt.

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