Synonyms for Diagonal:
biased, beveled, slanting, inclining, crosswise, askew, bias, oblique, slanted.
crosswise, angled, indirect, sloping, aslant, inclined, leaning, Deviated, biased, bent, slanting, devious.
oblique, Bevelled, leaning, skewed, zigzag, inclined, aslant, tilted, askew, slanted.
n.curvature, axis, outline, horizontal, diameter, arc, chord, inclined plane, line. longitudinal, continuous, straight, ridged, parallel, beveled, linear, serpentine, solid. •diagonal (noun)
bias, slanting, separatrix, slanted, aslope, sloped, slash, inclined, virgule, oblique, solidus, sloping, aslant.
Usage examples for diagonal
Indeed it was now very evident that nothing but the lightness of the Fury's diagonal ceiling had so long kept her afloat, and that any ship not thus fortified within could not possibly have been kept free by the pumps. – Narratives of Shipwrecks of the Royal Navy; between 1793 and 1849 by William O. S. Gilly