What does askant mean?

askant meaning in General Dictionary

toward along side it without directly ahead used of a glimpse

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  • (used specially of glances) directed to a single part with or just as if with question or suspicion or jealousy
  • Sideways; obliquely; with a side glimpse; with disdain, envy, or suspicion.

askant meaning in General Dictionary

(adv.) Sideways; obliquely; with a side look; with disdain, envy, or suspicion.