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Synonyms for angle
ˈæŋ gəl

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. angle(noun)

    the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians


  2. slant, angle(noun)

    a biased way of looking at or presenting something

    rake, pitch, slant

  3. Angle(verb)

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


  4. angle(verb)

    move or proceed at an angle

    "he angled his way into the room"

    fish, tip, slant, lean, tilt, weight

  5. lean, tilt, tip, slant, angle(verb)

    to incline or bend from a vertical position

    "She leaned over the banister"

    pitch, topple, run, be given, lean, list, careen, fish, wobble, tiptoe, tip, tip off, fee, tap, shift, tilt, tippytoe, bung, cant over, tumble, incline, cant, slant, weight, tend

  6. fish, angle(verb)

    seek indirectly

    "fish for compliments"

    fish, tip, slant, lean, tilt, weight

  7. angle(verb)

    fish with a hook

    fish, tip, slant, lean, tilt, weight

  8. slant, angle, weight(verb)

    present with a bias

    "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"

    burden, slant, fish, pitch, cant, weight down, burthen, lean, tip, weight, tilt, cant over

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. angle(n.)

    (Geom.) difference of direction (of two lines)

  2. angle(n.)

    corner, bend, elbow, knee, crotch, cusp, point (where two lines meet)

  3. angle(v. n.)

    fish (with a rod), BOB

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. angle(v)

    fish, intrigue, scheme

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  1. Hisham Zaazou:

    I act as if there's a problem. I act because the world sees things from a specific angle. We say perception is reality so I deal with this perception, we have had problems since 30 years but the arrow of tourism has always pointed upwards ... This proves the industry is resilient.

  2. Danny Turkel:

    He's definitely going to get attacked on the socialism angle, which has affected many Latino communities, their grandparents came from countries that became failed socialist states and there's a big resistance to that.

  3. George Slover:

    Since day one, we've been very skeptical of this deal and the power it could give one company to become a cable and broadband giant, history has shown us how powerful companies look for every angle to avoid or weaken the conditions imposed on their mergers, so the government is going to have to back up these tough conditions with tough enforcement.

  4. Matthew Arnold:

    It is not always by plugging away at a difficulty and sticking at it that one overcomes it but, rather, often by working on the one next to it. Certain people and certain things require to be approached on an angle.

  5. Aaron Smith:

    We thought this was an interesting angle on the state of modern love.

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