# What are oblique lines?

## What are oblique lines?

adjective [usually ADJECTIVE noun] An oblique line is a straight line that is not horizontal or vertical. An oblique angle is any angle other than a right angle.

## What do you mean by oblique?

: not direct : not stated directly. : having a slanting direction or position : neither perpendicular nor parallel. oblique. noun.

What is another name for an oblique line?

“We start with a rectangle of any shape and then draw an oblique line connecting two of its opposite corners.”…What is another word for oblique?

slanted tilted
diagonal skewwhiff
out of true aslope
out of line wonky
not straight unsymmetrical

### What is oblique shape?

Oblique Shapes. When someone talks about oblique shapes, they refer to a shape, either plane or space, that has either an acute or obtuse (an oblique) angle. You can figure out if two planes are oblique or not by looking at the angle they create when they intersect.

### What is oblique projectile?

Oblique projectile is a projectile thrown with the velocity v at an angle with horizontal. Velocity v is resolved into its two rectangular components. The force of gravity in horizontal direction is zero.

Where are obliques used?

If something is oblique, it has a slanting position or direction. In figurative use, oblique means indirect or purposely misleading. “What is two plus two?” “Fish!” as an answer is completely oblique.

## How oblique is used?

Function. The external oblique functions to pull the chest downwards and compress the abdominal cavity, which increases the intra-abdominal pressure as in a valsalva maneuver. It also performs ipsilateral (same side) side-bending and contralateral (opposite side) rotation.

## What obliques look like?

Oblique Lines Are Slanted There’s a third way that two lines on the same plane can meet, and that is when they are oblique, which means tilted or slanted. Lines that are not parallel or perpendicular on the same plane are oblique.

What’s the word for speaking clearly?

Articulate/articulation
Articulate/articulation refer to speaking in a clear and understandable way, fully pronouncing each word.

### Is Bleak a synonym or antonym?

Some common synonyms of bleak are cheerless, desolate, dismal, dreary, and gloomy. While all these words mean “devoid of cheer or comfort,” bleak suggests chill, dull, and barren characteristics that utterly dishearten.

### What does an oblique angle look like?

An oblique angle is an angle that is not a right angle or any multiple of a right angle. This means that the sides forming the angle cannot be perpendicular. In geometry, acute angles measure between 0 and 90 degrees, and obtuse angles measure between 90 and 180 degrees.

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