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English definition of “tilt”

tilt

verb [I or T]     /tɪlt/
to (cause to) move into a sloping position: He tilted his chair backwards and put his feet up on his desk. Anna looked up at him with her head tilted to one side. The front seats of the car tilt.Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
(Definition of tilt verb from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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