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Meaning of ATILT

Pronunciation:  u'tilt

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[adj]  departing or being caused to depart from the true vertical or horizontal; "the leaning tower of Pisa"; "the headstones were tilted"
 

ATILT is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: canted, inclined, leaning, tilted, tipped
 

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*tilt"\, adv. [Pref. a- + tilt.]
1. In the manner of a tilter; in the position, or with the
   action, of one making a thrust. ``To run atilt at men.''
   --Hudibras.

2. In the position of a cask tilted, or with one end raised.

Note: [In this sense sometimes used as an adjective.]

            Abroach, atilt, and run Even to the lees of
            honor.                             --Beau. & Fl.

 

 

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