Definition of on the skew in English:

on the skew


  • Neither parallel nor at right angles to a specified or implied line; askew.

    ‘the whole frame is on the skew’
    • ‘The fulcrum point on the skew is always the lower corner of the tool.’
    slanting, slanted, sloping, at an angle, angled, diagonal, aslant, slant, slantwise, sloped, inclined, inclining, tilted, tilting, atilt, skew, on the skew, askew
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