What are some alternative words for diagonal?

Synonyms for diagonaldaɪˈæg ə nl, -ˈæg nl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. diagonal(noun)

    (geometry) a straight line connecting any two vertices of a polygon that are not adjacent

    Synonyms:
    slash, solidus, bias, stroke, virgule, separatrix

    Antonyms:
    perpendicular, parallel, vertical, horizontal

  2. diagonal, bias(noun)

    a line or cut across a fabric that is not at right angles to a side of the fabric

    Synonyms:
    prejudice, virgule, solidus, separatrix, diagonal, bias, slash, stroke, preconception

    Antonyms:
    horizontal, vertical, perpendicular, parallel

  3. diagonal(noun)

    an oblique line of squares of the same color on a checkerboard

    "the bishop moves on the diagonals"

    Synonyms:
    slash, solidus, bias, stroke, virgule, separatrix

    Antonyms:
    perpendicular, horizontal, vertical, parallel

  4. diagonal(noun)

    (mathematics) a set of entries in a square matrix running diagonally either from the upper left to lower right entry or running from the upper right to lower left entry

    Synonyms:
    slash, solidus, bias, stroke, virgule, separatrix

    Antonyms:
    parallel, perpendicular, horizontal, vertical

  5. solidus, slash, virgule, diagonal, stroke, separatrix(adj)

    a punctuation mark (/) used to separate related items of information

    Synonyms:
    cam stroke, gash, throw, stroking, stroke, bezant, accident, fortuity, bezzant, slash, cut, bias, solidus, virgule, diagonal, chance event, apoplexy, cerebrovascular accident, byzant, separatrix, slice, shot

    Antonyms:
    perpendicular, vertical, parallel, horizontal

  6. diagonal(adj)

    connecting two nonadjacent corners of a plane figure or any two corners of a solid that are not in the same face

    "a diagonal line across the page"

    Synonyms:
    aslant, aslope, sloped, sloping, slanted, slanting

    Antonyms:
    horizontal, parallel, vertical, perpendicular

  7. aslant, aslope, diagonal, slanted, slanting, sloped, sloping(adj)

    having an oblique or slanted direction

    Synonyms:
    slanted, biased, aslant, aslope, one-sided, sloping, coloured, slanting, diagonal, sloped

    Antonyms:
    perpendicular, horizontal, parallel, vertical

Wiktionary

  1. diagonal(noun)

    Having a slanted or oblique direction, lines or markings.

    Synonyms:
    bias, sloped, aslant, slanting, slanted, aslope, sloping

  2. diagonal(adjective)

    Pertaining to the front left and back right (or the front right and back left) legs of a quadruped.

    Synonyms:
    slash, forward slash, stroke, , separatrix, virgule, solidus

    Antonyms:
    backslash


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