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Definition of a slant

slant

noun

  • a person of East/Southeast Asian descent; a person with slanted eyes.
    Too many slants go to my school.

    Last edited on Feb 25 2014. Submitted by Chuck S. on Feb 25 2014.

  • a different viewpoint.
    Here's another slant to this problem.

    Last edited on Feb 25 2014. Submitted by Chuck S. on Feb 25 2014.

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