- slope is part of the Basic English 850.
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- A slope is one side of a hill.
- We will have to climb up this slope to get to the top of the hill.
- (mathematics) The slope of a line is how far up it goes divided by how far along it goes.
- Synonym: gradient
- (vulgar) A slope is a person that is Chinese or of a race in East Asia.
- If something slopes, it goes either up or down.
- The hill slopes down at this point.