from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Oblique in direction; slanting or deflected.
  • adjective Not straightforward; indirect.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Shooting, as light.
  • adjective Flying off (after striking) in an oblique direction.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • verb Present participle of glance.
  • adjective Making a superficial, obtuse contact with something.


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