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leaning, lean, inclination, list, tilt
n. 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"
tilt
n. a slight but noticeable partiality; "the court's tilt toward conservative rulings"
disceptation, arguing, argument, tilt, disputation, contestation, contention, controversy
n. a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement; "they were involved in a violent argument"
tilt, joust
n. a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
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tilt
v. charge with a tilt
cant over, pitch, slant, tilt, cant
v. heel over; "The tower is tilting"; "The ceiling is slanting"
tilt, shift, wobble, careen
v. move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
angle, slant, tip, tilt, lean
v. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
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engagement, fight, conflict, battle
n. a hostile meeting of opposing military forces in the course of a war; "Grant won a decisive victory in the battle of Chickamauga"; "he lost his romantic ideas about war when he got into a real engagement"
battle, struggle, conflict
n. an open clash between two opposing groups (or individuals); "the harder the conflict the more glorious the triumph"--Thomas Paine; "police tried to control the battle between the pro- and anti-abortion mobs"
strife
n. bitter conflict; heated often violent dissension
scuffle, scramble
n. an unceremonious and disorganized struggle
grade
n. the gradient of a slope or road or other surface; "the road had a steep grade"
slant, rake, pitch
n. degree of deviation from a horizontal plane; "the roof had a steep pitch"
abstract thought, logical thinking, reasoning
n. thinking that is coherent and logical
line of reasoning, logical argument, line, argument, argumentation
n. a course of reasoning aimed at demonstrating a truth or falsehood; the methodical process of logical reasoning; "I can't follow your line of reasoning"
debate, argumentation, argument
n. a discussion in which reasons are advanced for and against some proposition or proposal; "the argument over foreign aid goes on and on"
disagreement
n. the speech act of disagreeing or arguing or disputing
dissension, discord
n. disagreement among those expected to cooperate
variance, division
n. discord that splits a group
run-in, dustup, words, row, wrangle, quarrel
n. an angry dispute; "they had a quarrel"; "they had words"
affray, fracas, altercation
n. noisy quarrel
fuss, pettifoggery, squabble, tiff, spat, bickering, bicker
n. a quarrel about petty points
objection
n. the speech act of objecting
public debate, disputation, debate
n. the formal presentation of a stated proposition and the opposition to it (usually followed by a vote)
strife, discord
n. lack of agreement or harmony
take away, remove
v. get rid of something abstract; "The death of her mother removed the last obstacle to their marriage"; "God takes away your sins"
lift
v. remove from a seedbed or from a nursery; "lift the tulip bulbs"
elevate, raise, lift
v. raise in rank or condition; "The new law lifted many people from poverty"
regulate, influence, mold, shape, determine
v. shape or influence; give direction to; "experience often determines ability"; "mold public opinion"
acquiesce, accede, assent
v. to agree or express agreement; "The Maestro assented to the request for an encore"
repugn, contend, contest
v. to make the subject of dispute, contention, or litigation; "They contested the outcome of the race"
fight down, fight back, defend, oppose, fight
v. fight against or resist strongly; "The senator said he would oppose the bill"; "Don't fight it!"
doff
v. remove; "He doffed his hat"
strike, move, impress, affect
v. have an emotional or cognitive impact upon; "This child impressed me as unusually mature"; "This behavior struck me as odd"
whelm, sweep over, overtake, overcome, overpower, overwhelm
v. overcome, as with emotions or perceptual stimuli
roll
v. move, rock, or sway from side to side; "The ship rolled on the heavy seas"
roll
v. move, rock, or sway from side to side; "The ship rolled on the heavy seas"
shake, sway, rock
v. move back and forth or sideways; "the ship was rocking"; "the tall building swayed"; "She rocked back and forth on her feet"
sway, rock
v. cause to move back and forth; "rock the cradle"; "rock the baby"; "the wind swayed the trees gently"
sway, rock
v. cause to move back and forth; "rock the cradle"; "rock the baby"; "the wind swayed the trees gently"
swing
v. alternate dramatically between high and low values; "his mood swings"; "the market is swinging up and down"
wander, meander, thread, wind, weave
v. to move or cause to move in a sinuous, spiral, or circular course; "the river winds through the hills"; "the path meanders through the vineyards"; "sometimes, the gout wanders through the entire body"
cant over, pitch, slant, tilt, cant
v. heel over; "The tower is tilting"; "The ceiling is slanting"
tilt, shift, wobble, careen
v. move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
tilt, shift, wobble, careen
v. move sideways or in an unsteady way; "The ship careened out of control"
thresh, flail
v. move like a flail; thresh about; "Her arms were flailing"
toss, flip
v. lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
toss, flip
v. lightly throw to see which side comes up; "I don't know what to do--I may as well flip a coin!"
coggle, waddle, paddle, dodder, totter, toddle
v. walk unsteadily; "small children toddle"
careen, swag, lurch, keel, reel, stagger
v. walk as if unable to control one's movements; "The drunken man staggered into the room"
pitch
v. fall or plunge forward; "She pitched over the railing of the balcony"
pitch
v. fall or plunge forward; "She pitched over the railing of the balcony"
bend, flex
v. bend a joint; "flex your wrists"; "bend your knees"
angle, slant, tip, tilt, lean
v. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
circumvolve, rotate
v. cause to turn on an axis or center; "Rotate the handle"
circumvolve, rotate
v. cause to turn on an axis or center; "Rotate the handle"
twirl, spin, birl, whirl
v. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
twirl, spin, birl, whirl
v. cause to spin; "spin a coin"
coil, spiral, gyrate
v. to wind or move in a spiral course; "the muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action"; "black smoke coiling up into the sky"; "the young people gyrated on the dance floor"
coil, spiral, gyrate
v. to wind or move in a spiral course; "the muscles and nerves of his fine drawn body were coiling for action"; "black smoke coiling up into the sky"; "the young people gyrated on the dance floor"
interchange, change, exchange
v. give to, and receive from, one another; "Would you change places with me?"; "We have been exchanging letters for a year"
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