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oblique
used in Gone with the Wind

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Definition indirect; i.e., not straightforward
  • Above them, her thick black brows slanted upward, cutting a startling oblique line in her magnolia-white skin—that skin so prized by Southern women and so carefully guarded with bonnets, veils and mittens against hot Georgia suns.
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