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1. isosceles

adjective. ['aɪˈsɔsəˌliːz'] (of a triangle) having two sides of equal length.

Synonyms

  • symmetrical

Antonyms

  • irregular
  • perpendicular

Etymology

  • ἰσοσκελής (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Words that Rhyme with Isosceles Triangle

Example sentences of the word isosceles-triangle


1. Noun Phrase
Pei used an isosceles triangle also as the base of the building to accommodate the shape of the plot.

2. Noun Phrase
On the wheel, you denote this with an isosceles triangle, which is one with two equal sides.

3. Noun Phrase
Much like an isosceles triangle has special properties, so does an isosceles trapezoid.

4. Noun Phrase
Write "converse of isosceles triangle theorem" underneath this box.

2. triangle

noun. ['ˈtraɪˌæŋgəl'] a three-sided polygon.

Synonyms

  • right triangle
  • equilateral triangle
  • equiangular triangle
  • trilateral
  • cuneus
  • acute triangle
  • obtuse triangle
  • obtuse-angled triangle
  • isosceles triangle
  • acute-angled triangle
  • polygonal shape
  • scalene triangle
  • oblique triangle
  • right-angled triangle
  • trigon
  • polygon
  • wedge

Antonyms

  • right triangle
  • unfasten
  • dislodge
  • sharpness

Etymology

  • triangle (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

3. triangle

noun. ['ˈtraɪˌæŋgəl'] a percussion instrument consisting of a metal bar bent in the shape of an open triangle.

Synonyms

  • percussion instrument

Antonyms

  • nonreciprocal
  • convex polygon

Etymology

  • triangle (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

4. triangle

noun. ['ˈtraɪˌæŋgəl'] any of various triangular drafting instruments used to draw straight lines at specified angles.

Antonyms

  • decompress

Etymology

  • triangle (Old French (842-ca. 1400))

5. Triangle

noun. a small northern constellation near Perseus between Andromeda and Aries.

6. triangle

noun. ['ˈtraɪˌæŋgəl'] something approximating the shape of a triangle.

Synonyms

  • shape

Antonyms

  • dullness
  • angularity

Etymology

  • triangle (Old French (842-ca. 1400))
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