Definition of slope :
1. An oblique direction; a line or direction including from a horizontal line or direction; also, sometimes, an inclination, as of one line or surface to another.
2. Any ground whose surface forms an angle with the plane of the horizon.
3. In a sloping manner.
5. The part of a continent descending toward, and draining to, a particular ocean; as, the Pacific slope.
6. To depart; to disappear suddenly.
7. To form with a slope; to give an oblique or slanting direction to; to direct obliquely; to incline; to slant; as, to slope the ground in a garden; to slope a piece of cloth in cutting a garment.
8. To take an oblique direction; to be at an angle with the plane of the horizon; to incline; as, the ground slopes.
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angularity (part of speech: noun)
descent (part of speech: noun)
crookedness (part of speech: noun)
- They started down the slope and walked in silence. - "When Egypt Went Broke", Holman Day.
- The two men took from Iermola's cabin a large strong spade, and went together down the little slope which led to the bottom of the garden. - "Iermola", Joseph Ignatius Kraszewksi.
- They generally slope up stream pretty sharply. - "The Raid From Beausejour; And How The Carter Boys Lifted The Mortgage", Charles G. D. Roberts.