Synonyms of oblique in English:

oblique


See definition of oblique

adjective

1‘an oblique line’

SYNONYMS
slanting, slanted, sloping, at an angle, angled, diagonal, aslant, slant, slantwise, sloped, inclined, inclining, tilted, tilting, atilt, skew, on the skew, askew
Scottish squint
North American cater-cornered, catty-cornered, kitty-corner
ANTONYMS

straight

2‘an oblique reference to the president’

SYNONYMS
indirect, inexplicit, roundabout, circuitous, circumlocutory, implicit, implied, elliptical, evasive, backhanded
rare circumlocutionary, ambagious
ANTONYMS

direct, explicit

3‘he cast her an oblique glance’

SYNONYMS
sidelong, sideways, furtive, covert, sly, surreptitious

noun

1

SYNONYMS
slash, forward slash, solidus, oblique stroke, backslash, diagonal, virgule, slant