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The meaning of Tilting


Tilting – definition


Move or cause to move into a sloping position.

Usage examples:

The floor tilted slightly

(in jousting) thrust at with a lance or other weapon.

Usage examples:

He tilts at his prey

A sloping position or movement.

Usage examples:

The tilt of her head

A combat for exercise or sport between two men on horseback with lances; a joust.

Usage examples:

A tilt at the european cup

A small hut in a forest.


Present participle of tilt

Usage examples:

He tilted his chair backwards and put his feet up on his desk., anna looked up at him with her head…

Tilting translation into English

Tilting: translate from English into Chinese

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Tilting: translate from English into Dutch

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Kantelen, Hellen, Buigen, Neigen, Kippen, Doen overhellen, Omslaan, Met een zeil overdekken, Zeil spannen, Aan een steekspel deelnemen, Doen wippen

Tilting: translate from English into French

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Inclinaison, Incliner, Pencher, Rabattre, Décocher

Tilting: translate from English into German

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Kippen, Neigen, Umkippen, Kanten, Umlegen, Kippeln, Sich neigen, Umfallen

Tilting: translate from English into Hindi

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झुकाव, झुकना

Tilting: translate from English into Italian

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Inclinabile, Inclinare, Inclinarsi, Piegare, Capovolgere, Piegarsi, Forgiare

Tilting: translate from English into Korean

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기울이기, 겨누다, 기울다, 싸우다, 기울이다, 동력 망치로 치다, 마상 창시합을 하다, 급각도로 솟아 오르다, ...에 차일을 치다

Tilting: translate from English into Russian

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Наклон, Опрокидывание, Наклонение

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Word origin

late Middle English (in the sense ‘fall or cause to fall, topple’): perhaps related to Old English tealt ‘unsteady’, or perhaps of Scandinavian origin and related to Norwegian tylten ‘unstead

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