There are 2 translations of slant in Spanish:

slant1

Pronunciation: /slænt; slɑːnt/

n

  • 1 u (slope) inclinación (f); (of roof, floor) pendiente (f) on a o the slant inclinado
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    • The world is at a slant in these paintings, askew, all slope.
    • Some were tilted 90 degrees; some were even at a slant.
    • Innes' own piece, an abstract work with deep purple and white squares, is not only placed out of view in a private room but has been hung at a slant.
  • 2 c (point of view) enfoque (m); (bias) sesgo (m)
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    • These two books, and the others they have written, are sheer delight as well as deep, repeatedly startling the reader with something unexpected, or coming at something familiar but at a slant.
    • Poetry in particular moves at a slant or tangent, taking advantage of the ambiguity of words, the various meanings to be found in them.
    • People were trying to look for a negative rather than a positive slant, which is the way they have chosen to go.

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There are 2 translations of slant in Spanish:

slant2

vi

  • 1.1 [handwriting] inclinarse
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    • The back of the heel should be vertical - not slanted.
    • I kept envisioning the streets, the fields that slanted upwards with the little dividing lines of trees running in order to separate properties.
    • Galorea shot off, ducking under the decaying beams that slanted over the wooden shanties.
    1.2
    (slanting pres p)
    [roof/handwriting] inclinado; [eyes] rasgado, almendrado

vt

  • 1.1 (slope) [plant/handwriting] inclinar 1.2 [account/report] darle* un sesgo a; (give bias to) presentar tendenciosamente
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    • Language can be invented, subverted, skewed, and slanted to make it look good, yet say nothing.
    • I agree that this is ridiculously politically slanted in one direction.
    • Other articles to date seem to be slanted one way and give a biased direction.

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Word of the day mandíbula
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jaw …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.