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a·skew

 (ə-skyo͞o′)
adv. & adj.
To one side or out of proper alignment; awry: rugs lying askew.

[Probably a- + skew.]

askew

(əˈskjuː)
adv, adj
at an oblique angle; towards one side; awry

a•skew

(əˈskyu)

adv.
1. to one side; crookedly; awry.
2. askance.
adj.
3. crooked; awry.
[1565–75]
a•skew′ness, n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.askew - turned or twisted toward one sideaskew - turned or twisted toward one side; "a...youth with a gorgeous red necktie all awry"- G.K.Chesterton; "his wig was, as the British say, skew-whiff"
crooked - having or marked by bends or angles; not straight or aligned; "crooked country roads"; "crooked teeth"
Adv.1.askew - turned or twisted to one sideaskew - turned or twisted to one side; "rugs lying askew"; "with his necktie twisted awry"

askew

adjective
1. crooked, awry, oblique, lopsided, off-centre, cockeyed (informal), skewwhiff (Brit. informal) She stood there, hat askew.
crooked even, right, level, true, straight, square, in line, aligned
adverb
1. crookedly, to one side, awry, obliquely, off-centre, aslant Some of the doors hung askew.
crookedly evenly, right, level, true, straight, squarely, in line, aligned
Translations

askew

[əˈskjuː]
A. ADJladeado
the picture is askewel cuadro está torcido
B. ADVde lado

askew

[əˈskjuː] advde travers, de guingoisasking price [ˈɑːskɪŋ] nprix m demandé

askew

adj advschief

askew

[əˈskjuː] advdi traverso, storto