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  • 41 oblique — Inglish (Indian English) Dictionary See By ; My address is Seven Oblique A for 7/A; same as slash +B262 in American …

    English dialects glossary

  • 42 oblique — Наклонный шрифт (Oblique, Slanted)     В отличие от курсива [наклонное начертание шрифта с рукописной формой строчных букв] представляет собой механически или программно наклоненный шрифт [упорядоченное множество знаков определенной системы… …

    Шрифтовая терминология

  • 43 oblique —    homosexual    The common imagery of divergence from the straight, or heterosexual:     ... whether she has unmasked his disguise, or because his tastes were oblique, or because she is a man who thinks she is a woman... (Bradbury, 1983) …

    How not to say what you mean: A dictionary of euphemisms

  • 44 oblique — adj. [L. ob, inverse; liquis, awry] Slanting; deviating from the perpendicular, or a particular horizontal direction, but not perpendicular to it …

    Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • 45 Oblique — Наклонный (о шрифте); Наборная команда «наклонить знаки» или «наклонить буквы» …

    Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • 46 oblique — I (Roget s IV) modif. 1. [Slanting] Syn. inclined, inclining, diverging, leaning, sloping, angled, diagonal, cater cornered, kitty cornered, unperpendicular, unvertical, skew, askew, asymmetrical, turned, twisted, awry, strained, askance,… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 47 oblique — ◆ ob|lique 〈[ li:k] Adj.〉 1. 〈veraltet〉 schräg 2. 〈Gramm.〉 abhängig; obliquer Kasus = Casus obliquus [Etym.: frz.]   ◆ Die Buchstabenfolge ob|l… kann auch o|bl… getrennt werden …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch

  • 48 oblique — ob|lique [o bli:k] <aus lat. obliquus »seitwärts gerichtet, schräg; abhängig«> (veraltet) schräg, schief; obliquer Kasus [...kvɐ ]: svw. ↑Casus obliquus …

    Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • 49 oblique —   …

    Bryson’s dictionary for writers and editors

  • 50 oblique — ob·lique || É™ blɪːk n. something diagonal; an angle which is not a right angle (Geometry); a leaf not having symmetrical sides (Botany); a case which is not nominative or vocative (Grammar) adj. diagonal; inclined, sloping; indirect; of an… …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 51 oblique —    Having a slanting or sloping position or direction; inclined, diagonal. May refer to a style of type that slants to the left, as opposed to the italic style, which slants to the right. Obliques are rarely used in printing except for special… …

    Glossary of Art Terms

  • 52 oblique — a. 1. Inclined, aslant, slanting. 2. Indirect, obscure. 3. Underhand. 4. Envious, unpropitious, malignant, sinister, bad. 5. Collateral, indirect …

    New dictionary of synonyms

  • 53 oblique —   Having a slanting or sloping direction, course, or position; inclined, e.g. the orientation of the leaflets of Zamia obliqua on the rachis …

    Expanded glossary of Cycad terms

  • 54 oblique — adj 1. slanting, sloping, slated, inclined, tilted, atilt, listing, canting; diagonal, abaxial, pla gihedral, rhomboidal, eater cornered; All Geol. synclinal, anticlinal, anaclinal, cataclinal. 2. askew, skew, aslant, awry, wry, askant, askance,… …

    A Note on the Style of the synonym finder

  • 55 oblique — [əˈbliːk] adj not expressing something directly obliquely adv …

    Dictionary for writing and speaking English

  • 56 oblique —   a. slanting; indirect; underhand.    ♦ obliquity, n. deviation from straight line or moral code …

    Dictionary of difficult words

  • 57 oblique — ob|lique [o bli:k ] <lateinisch>; obliquer [...kvɐ] Kasus (Sprachwissenschaft abhängiger Fall); vgl. Casus obliquus …

    Die deutsche Rechtschreibung

  • 58 oblique —   Hiō, lala, ākepakepa, pala ewa, kū ewa, a e, hīhe e.    ♦ Cut obliquely, kepa, ho okepa, pāhi a.    ♦ To strike obliquely, as wind or wave, pā lala …

    English-Hawaiian dictionary

  • 59 oblique — adj. ; adv., obliquement : d byé <de biais> (Albanais 001), d ébyé (Arvillard) ; obliko, a, e (Villards Thônes). A1) (regarder) obliquement // de biais, (ep. des yeux) : ê bu <en boeuf> (001) …

    Dictionnaire Français-Savoyard

  • 60 oblique —    Characters which are slanted to stimulate italics, but are not actually a font of italic characters …

    IT glossary of terms, acronyms and abbreviations