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1) tilt 1. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...Inflected forms: tiltˇed, tiltˇing, tilts1. To cause to slope, as by raising one end; incline: tilt a soup bowl; tilt a chair backward. 2a. To aim or thrust (a lance)...

2) tilt. Roget s II: The New Thesaurus, Third Edition. 1995.
...Deviation from a particular direction: cant1, grade, gradient, heel2, inclination, incline, lean1, list2, rake2, slant, slope, tip2. See RISE, STRAIGHT. 2. Any competition...

3) tilt 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A canopy or an awning for a boat, wagon, or cart. Inflected forms: tiltˇed, tiltˇing, tilts To cover (a vehicle) with a canopy or an awning. Middle English telte,...

4) tilt-rotor aircraft. The Columbia Encyclopedia, Sixth Edition. 2001
...tilt-rotor aircraft, see vertical takeoff and landing aircraft....

5) tilt-table. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...An examining table that can be tilted to a nearly upright position for assessment of a patient's circulatory response to gravitational change....

6) tilt hammer. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...A heavy forge hammer having a pivoted lever by which it is tilted up and then allowed to drop....

7) Tournament or Tournay. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A tilt of knights; the chief art of the game being so to manoeuvre or turn your horse as to avoid the adversary s blow. (French, tournoiement, verb, tournoyer.) 1...

8) heel 2. The American HeritageŽ Dictionary of the English Language: Fourth Edition. 2000.
...INTRANSITIVE & intr. & tr.v.Inflected forms: heeled, heelˇing, heels To tilt or cause to tilt to one side. A tilt, as of a boat, to one side. Alteration of Middle...

9) 4. John Galsworthy (1867-1933). Respectfully Quoted: A Dictionary of Quotations. 1989
...John Galsworthy (1867-1933) Come! Let us lay a lance in rest,And tilt at windmills under a wild sky!For who would live so petty and unblestThat dare not tilt at something...

10) Justing of Watson and Barbour. Dictionary of Phrase and Fable. 1898
...A description of a ludicrous tilt between Watson and Barbour, in Scotch verse, by Sir David Lindsay 1...

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