Definition of Skewed

1. Adjective. Having an oblique or slanting direction or position. "The picture was skew"

Exact synonyms: Skew
Similar to: Inclined
Derivative terms: Skewness



Definition of Skewed

1. Adjective. Twisted at an angle. ¹

2. Adjective. Biased, distorted (pertaining to statistics or information). ¹

3. Verb. (past of skew) ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Skewed

1. skew [v] - See also: skew

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Skewed

skew-symmetry
skew-whiff
skew arch
skew correlation
skew deviation
skew distribution
skew form
skew symmetric
skew symmetry
skew whiff
skewampus
skewback
skewbacks
skewbald
skewbalds
skewed (current term)
skewer
skewered
skewering
skewerings
skewerlike
skewers
skewest
skewiff
skewing
skewness
skewnesses
skews
skewsymmetric
skewwhiff

Literary usage of Skewed

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1. Variations in the Grades of High School Pupils by Clarence Truman Gray (1913)
"The salient features of these different curves are as follows : School 1 skewed to left decidedly. School 2—1 yr skewed to the right. 2 yr skewed to right 3 ..."

2. Maintenance of Way and Structures by William Clyde Willard (1915)
"Joint-ties skewed by rail creeping. track the problem of rail creeping has become more acute. Traffic on single track has a tendency to equalize rail ..."

3. A Etymological Dictionary of the Scottish Language ...: Supplement by John Jamieson (1825)
"... -skewed, or their eyes deceive them." Pen- rose's Journal, iii. 83. ... -skewed, adj. Under the influence of an illusion in sight. ..."

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