tilt
noun.
a combat between two mounted knights tilting against each other with blunted lances
Synonym: joust
noun.
a contentious speech act; a dispute where there is strong disagreement
they were involved in a violent argument
noun.
a slight but noticeable partiality
the court's tilt toward conservative rulings
noun.
the property possessed by a line or surface that departs from the vertical
the tower had a pronounced tilt|the ship developed a list to starboard|he walked with a heavy inclination to the right
noun.
pitching dangerously to one side
Synonym: careen, rock, sway
verb.
to incline or bend from a vertical position
She leaned over the banister
Synonym: angle, lean, slant, tip
verb.
heel over
The tower is tilting|The ceiling is slanting
verb.
move sideways or in an unsteady way
The ship careened out of control
Synonym: careen, shift, wobble
verb.
charge with a tilt