slantwise, sloped, aslope, oblique, inclined, one-sided, cant, tilted, pitched, canted, aslant, graded, raked, coloured, gradual, slanted, slanting, listing, diagonal, tilting, slant.
diagonal (part of speech: adjective)
It was on a slightly sloping
bank, and close to the edge of a patch of jungle, not far from the right bank of the river.
- "The Nests and Eggs of Indian Birds, Volume 1", Allan O. Hume.
Pushing once more through the throng of busy men and women, the friends ascended the sloping
causeway that led to the village, and here asked the first man they met where Mr Hitchin lived.
- "Deep Down, a Tale of the Cornish Mines", R.M. Ballantyne.
sides afforded a view of either camp, and upon them appeared the sources of several mountain streams.
- "Plutarch's Lives, Volume II", Aubrey Stewart & George Long.