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tilt

Synonyms of tilt in English:

verb

  • 1 you'll have to tilt the sofa to fit it through the door
    slope, tip, lean, list, bank, slant, incline, pitch, cant, angle
  • Phrases

    (at) full tilt

    1
    our toboggans went down the icy slope at full tilt
    (at) full speed, at top speed, full bore, as fast as one's legs can carry one, at a gallop, helter-skelter, headlong, pell-mell, at breakneck speed, with great force, with full force
    informal like crazy, like mad, hell-bent for leather, a mile a minute, like the wind, like a bat out of hell, like (greased) lightning, lickety-split, full blast, all out, with a vengeance
    literary apace

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