pronunciation:  

Translations into Latin:

  • limus   
    (adjective, noun   masculine )
  • obliquus   
    (adjective   )
  • transversus   
    (adjective   )
  • transvorsus   
    (adjective   )
  • traversus   
    (adjective   )

Other meanings:

 
Not expressed directly, by opposition to the accepted or proper way.
 
Not straightforward; indirect; obscure; hence, disingenuous; underhand; perverse; sinister.
 
(botany, of leaves) Having the base of the blade asymmetrical, with one side larger or extending further than the other.
 
(geometry) An oblique line.
 
The punctuation sign "/"
 
Not erect or perpendicular; neither parallel to, nor at right angles from, the base; slanting; inclined.
 
Not direct in descent; not following the line of father and son; collateral.
 
To deviate from a perpendicular line; to move in an oblique direction.
 
Describing a style of text created by slanting a roman font to simulate italics when a true italic font isn't available on the computer or printer.
 
(military) To march in a direction oblique to the line of the column or platoon; — formerly accomplished by oblique steps, now by direct steps, the men half-facing either to the right or left.
 
Neither perpendicular nor parallel.
 
(grammar) The oblique case.
 
Not straightforward

Similar phrases in dictionary English Latin. (2)

oblique casecasus generalis; casus obliquus
obliquelycessim; cossim

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