A*tilt" (#), adv. [Pref. a- + tilt.]
In the manner of a tilter; in the position, or with the action, of one making a thrust.
"To run atilt
at men." Hudibras
In the position of a cask tilted, or with one end raised. [In this sense sometimes used as an adjective.]
Abroach, atilt, and run
Even to the lees of honor.
Beau. & Fl.
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