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1. angle

noun. ['ˈæŋgəl'] the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians.

Synonyms

  • internal angle
  • view angle
  • angle of view
  • incidence angle
  • salient angle
  • vertical angle
  • wave angle
  • angle of dip
  • magnetic variation
  • dogleg
  • oblique angle
  • azimuth
  • plane angle
  • polyhedral angle
  • space
  • axil
  • AZ
  • reflex angle
  • cutting angle
  • external angle
  • helix angle
  • complementary angles
  • variation
  • angle of reflection
  • right angle
  • angular distance
  • magnetic inclination
  • magnetic declination
  • spherical angle
  • angle of incidence
  • face angle
  • inclination
  • fork
  • lead
  • exterior angle
  • tilt angle
  • round angle
  • magnetic dip
  • angle of extinction
  • angle of refraction
  • interior angle
  • perigon
  • crotch
  • dip
  • solid angle
  • extinction angle
  • angle of inclination

Antonyms

  • reentrant angle
  • oblique angle
  • disinclination
  • dislike

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

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Words that Rhyme with Angle

  • stangl
  • wrangell
  • langill
  • gangl

Example sentences of the word angle


1. Noun, singular or mass
Place the toothbrush at a 45-degree angle to the dog’s gum line.

2. Adjective
Read the angle dimension aligned with the reference line on the protractor, or read the digital display.

Quotes containing the word angle


1. The success that Americans are said to worship is success of a specific sort: accomplished not through hard work, primarily, but through the ingenious angle, the big break. Sit down at a lunch counter, stand back up a star. Invest in a new issue and watch it soar. Split a single atom, win a war.
- Walter Kirn

2. If there is any one secret of success, it lies in the ability to get the other person's point of view and see things from that person's angle as well as from your own.
- Henry Ford

3. What looks like garbage from one angle might be art from another. Maybe it did take a crisis to get to know yourself; maybe you needed to get whacked hard by life before you understood what you wanted out of it.
- Jodi Picoult, Handle with Care

2. angle-park

verb. park at an angle.

3. wide-angle

adjective. of or relating to a fisheye lens.

4. angle

verb. ['ˈæŋgəl'] move or proceed at an angle.

Synonyms

  • go
  • locomote
  • travel

Antonyms

  • be active
  • expand
  • stretch
  • extension

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

5. angle

noun. ['ˈæŋgəl'] a biased way of looking at or presenting something.

Synonyms

  • stand
  • point of view
  • standpoint
  • slant

Antonyms

  • antitype
  • inactivity
  • impartiality
  • partiality

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

6. Angle

noun. a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons.

7. angle

verb. ['ˈæŋgəl'] seek indirectly.

Synonyms

  • fish
  • seek
  • search

Antonyms

  • abruptness
  • pull
  • ride
  • unbend

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

8. angle

verb. ['ˈæŋgəl'] fish with a hook.

Synonyms

  • fly-fish
  • flyfish
  • troll

Antonyms

  • deposit
  • descent
  • ascent
  • natural depression

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

9. angle

verb. ['ˈæŋgəl'] present with a bias.

Synonyms

  • bias
  • slant
  • predetermine

Antonyms

  • follow
  • disadvantage
  • deficit
  • increase

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))

10. angle

verb. ['ˈæŋgəl'] to incline or bend from a vertical position.

Synonyms

  • tip
  • bend
  • lean back
  • recline
  • tilt
  • list
  • flex
  • incline
  • slant
  • heel
  • weather
  • pitch
  • lean

Antonyms

  • straight line
  • stand still
  • stand
  • sit

Etymology

  • anglelen (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • angel (Middle English (1100-1500))
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