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1. obtuse

adjective. ['ɑːbˈtuːs'] lacking in insight or discernment.

Synonyms

  • undiscerning

Antonyms

  • increase
  • accelerate

Etymology

  • obtusus (Latin)

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Words that Rhyme with Obtuse 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 obtuse-angle


1. Noun Phrase
If you bounce from side to side, the obtuse angle in the center will end up crooked.

2. Noun Phrase
Make an obtuse angle by drawing a right angle and then adding more degrees to the second line.

3. Noun Phrase
But will that obtuse angle make a valid triangle with the other information you have?

4. Noun Phrase
Acute is defined as sharp, referring to the angle being more drastic than a right or obtuse angle.

2. obtuse

adjective. ['ɑːbˈtuːs'] slow to learn or understand; lacking intellectual acuity.

Synonyms

  • dense
  • stupid
  • dumb
  • dim
  • dull

Antonyms

  • sudden
  • fast
  • hurried
  • rush

Etymology

  • obtusus (Latin)

3. obtuse

adjective. ['ɑːbˈtuːs'] (of a leaf shape) rounded at the apex.

Synonyms

  • simple

Antonyms

  • interesting
  • strengthen

Etymology

  • obtusus (Latin)

4. 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))

5. 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))

6. 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))

7. Angle

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

8. 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))

9. 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))

10. 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))
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