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1. oblique

adjective. ['əˈbliːk'] slanting or inclined in direction or course or position--neither parallel nor perpendicular nor right-angled.

Synonyms

  • oblique-angled
  • nonparallel
  • bias
  • catty-corner
  • catercorner
  • kitty-corner
  • crabwise
  • cater-cornered
  • divergent
  • diagonal
  • diverging
  • convergent
  • kitty-cornered
  • catacorner
  • cata-cornered
  • inclined
  • sideways

Antonyms

  • convergent
  • vertical
  • horizontal
  • divergent
  • perpendicular

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Words that Rhyme with Oblique Angle

  • disentangle
  • untangle
  • strangle
  • newfangle
  • entangle
  • stangle
  • stangl
  • spangle
  • wrangle
  • wrangell
  • wangle
  • tangle
  • pangle
  • nangle
  • mangle
  • langill
  • jangle
  • gangl
  • fangle
  • dangle
  • bangle

Example sentences of the word oblique-angle


1. Noun Phrase
Weight is shifted from foot to foot and the unweighted foot kicks out at an oblique angle.

2. oblique

adjective. ['əˈbliːk'] indirect in departing from the accepted or proper way; misleading.

Synonyms

  • devious

Antonyms

  • synchronous
  • impartiality

3. oblique

noun. ['əˈbliːk'] any grammatical case other than the nominative.

Synonyms

  • possessive
  • accusative case
  • grammatical case
  • possessive case
  • genitive case
  • dative case
  • oblique case
  • ablative case
  • vocative
  • vocative case
  • objective case
  • ablative
  • case
  • dative
  • genitive

Antonyms

  • exculpatory
  • unacquisitive
  • subordinate
  • additive

4. oblique

noun. ['əˈbliːk'] a diagonally arranged abdominal muscle on either side of the torso.

Synonyms

  • abdominal external oblique muscle
  • ab
  • external oblique muscle
  • musculus obliquus externus abdominis
  • abdominal muscle

Antonyms

  • same
  • steep
  • disinclined
  • unwilling

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. 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))

8. Angle

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

9. 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))

10. 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))
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