Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Tilt"

The meaning of "Tilt" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does Gone full tilt mean?
A: full tilt = as strongly as possible, at maximum

Chris has gone full tilt = Chris is expressing himself very strongly; this is the most intense thing Chris has said
Q: What does blind, tilt and flesh mean?
A: blind: loss of eyesight or cannot see
tilt: to slant or make crooked
flesh: parts of skin and muscle
Q: What does tilt mean?
A: To tilt something means to adjust its angle. For example, you are hanging a picture on a wall. You ask someone, "Does it look straight?" The other person says, "It's almost perfect. Just tilt it to the right a little."

Example sentences using "Tilt"

Q: Please show me example sentences with tilt at windmills.
A: Fighting imaginary enemies is tilting at windmills.

Synonyms of "Tilt" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between tilt and lean ?
A: Tilting is like...moving or angling something, I guess?
You tilt your head to the side when you're confused, but you lean (put your weight on) against a wall.
Say, a photo frame is wonky so you tilt it a little to the left so that it's straight, but you lean a photo frame against a book so that it doesn't fall.
Q: What is the difference between tilt and tip ?
A: Tilt means something is slanted but may not fall over while something that is tipped usually will fall over

Tilt the screen please, I can’t see

My goodness, she tipped over the plant.
Q: What is the difference between tilt and lean ?
A: similar meaning but are not always interchangeable:

He tilted his head back. (This is almost idiomatic in English and no other word is used. Leaned cannot be substituted here.)

He leaned forward until he could touch his feet with his hands. (Tilted is not used in this situation.)

He leaned back in his chair too far and fell over. (Tilted is also possible here.)

Tilt your head to the right so I can look in your left ear. (Lean would not be used here.)

Lean against me if you're unsteady. (Tilt cannot be used here.)

He leaned against the wall until he regained his senses. (Tilted cannot be used here.)

Translations of "Tilt"

Q: How do you say this in English (US)? I’m tilt, heard it on twitch,what does tilt mean?ty
A: If you heard it on twitch, it means that someone is mad. Like when you get ganked 5 times in a row, you become tilted (angry).
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? tilt
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Q: Please show me how to pronounce tilts.
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Q: ‎‎‎‎‎‎‎‎"tilt" does this sound natural?
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