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Definition of obliquely adverb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    obliquely

     adverb
    adverb
    BrE BrE//əˈbliːkli//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//əˈbliːkli//
     
     
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  1. 1in a way that is not direct synonym indirectly (2) He referred only obliquely to their recent problems.
  2. 2at an angle Always cut stems obliquely to enable flowers to absorb more water.