atilt atilt


  • (adj) departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal



  1. If, on the other hand, he sees a toppling multicolored cube atilt against an oblong vegetable, with a grisly wheeled mechanism in the foreground, he sees what few believe.
  2. Presently he and Campbell took off smartly, cleared a fence, went atilt between two tall trees, and passed from sight.
  3. In that head at least are both the athlete and the thinker, the head atilt with speculation or a reflex.
Word of the Day
tacit tacit
/ˈtæ sɪt /