Synonyms of tilt in English:

tilt


See US English definition of tilt

See UK English definition of tilt

See Spanish definition of inclinar

verb

1‘his hat tilted forward a little’

SYNONYMS
lean, tip, list, slope, camber, bank, slant, incline, pitch, dip, cant, bevel, angle, cock, heel, careen, bend, be at an angle
ANTONYMS

level, right, be level, come level, be upright, come upright

2‘he tilts at his prey’

SYNONYMS
charge, rush, run
lunge, prod, poke, jab, thrust

3‘like a knight tilting at a wayside tournament’

SYNONYMS
joust, tourney, enter the lists
contend, spar, fight, clash

noun

1‘Mum's cup was on a tilt’

SYNONYMS
slope, list, camber, gradient, bank, slant, incline, pitch, dip, cant, bevel, angle, heel
North American grade, downgrade, upgrade

2‘a tilt of the head’

SYNONYMS
nod, dip, tip, inclination, cock, bob

3‘knights would take part in a tilt’

SYNONYMS
joust, tournament, tourney, lists, combat, contest, fight, duel

4‘a tilt at the European Cup’

SYNONYMS
attempt on, bid for
informal go, crack, shot

Phrases

    full tilt

    1‘they charged full tilt down the side of the dell’


    SYNONYMS
    full speed, full pelt, as fast as one's legs can carry one, at a gallop, helter-skelter, headlong, hotfoot, post-haste, hurriedly, hastily, wildly, pell-mell, impetuously, recklessly, rashly, at breakneck speed, precipitately, impulsively
    informal p.d.q., pretty damn quick, double quick, at a lick, hell for leather, pronto, at the double, a mile a minute, like the wind, like a bomb, like a bat out of hell, like a scalded cat, like the deuce, like nobody's business, like lightning, like greased lightning, like a madman, like a madwoman
    British informal like the clappers, at a rate of knots, like billy-o
    North American informal lickety-split
    literary apace
    archaic hurry-scurry

    2‘the marketing blitz has raged at full tilt for some time now’


    SYNONYMS
    with great force, full force, with full force, full blast, with a will, for all one is worth, with might and main, with all the stops out, all out, with a vengeance, vigorously, energetically, strongly, powerfully, madly
    informal hammer and tongs, going great guns, like crazy, like mad
    British informal like billy-o