Scrabble word: TILT
In which Scrabble dictionary does TILT exist?
Definitions of TILT in dictionaries:
- noun - a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
- noun - a contentious speech act
- noun - a slight but noticeable partiality
- noun - the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
- noun - pitching dangerously to one side
- verb - to incline or bend from a vertical position
- verb - heel over
- verb - move sideways or in an unsteady way
- verb - charge with a tilt
- To cause to slope, as by raising one end; incline: tilt a soup bowl; tilt a chair backward.
- To aim or thrust (a lance) in a joust.
- To charge (an opponent); attack.
- To forge with a tilt hammer.
- To slope; incline.
- To favor one side over another in a dispute; lean: “His views tilt unmistakably to the Arab position” (William Safire).
- To fight with lances; joust.
- To engage in a combat or struggle; fight: tilting at injustices.
- The act of tilting or the condition of being tilted.
- An inclination from the horizontal or vertical; a slant: adjusting the tilt of a writing table.
- A sloping surface, as of the ground.
- A tendency to favor one side in a dispute: the court’s tilt toward conservative rulings.
- An implicit preference; a bias: “pitilessly illuminates the inaccuracies and tilts of the press” (Nat Hentoff).
- A medieval sport in which two mounted knights with lances charged together and attempted to unhorse one another.
- A thrust or blow with a lance.
- A combat, especially a verbal one; a debate.
- A tilt hammer.
- A canopy or an awning for a boat, wagon, or cart.
- adj - to cause to slant [v -ED, -ING, -S] : TILTABLE