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German translation of 'angle'

Word Frequency

angle 1

1.  Winkel m
at an angle of 40° in einem Winkel von 40°
at an angle schräg
he was wearing his hat at an angle er hatte seinen Hut schief aufgesetzt
angle of elevation (mathematics) Höhenwinkel m
(projecting corner) Ecke f
(angular recess) Winkel m
3.  [of problem etc]
(aspect) Seite f
4.  (point of view) Standpunkt m
an inside angle on the story die Geschichte vom Standpunkt eines direkt Beteiligten
transitive verb
[lamp etc] ausrichten
(sport) [shot] im Winkel schießen/schlagen
(figurative) [information, report] färben
Word Frequency

angle 2

intransitive verb (especially British)
(fishing) angeln
phrasal verbs

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Example Sentences Including 'angle'

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There was also something in the angle of his chin that suggested youthful ambition, a confidence that had perhaps been lost.
James Fergusson KANDAHAR COCKNEY: A Tale of Two Worlds (2004)
They do not seem to have anything new to offer - no ideas, no angles.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
Draw your first sketch as though the cat were made of cardboard, with different planes at various angles to the light.
Bennett, Darren Learn to Draw Cats (1999)
It should have turned at right angles at the points long before then.
Smout, T.C. & Wood, Sydney Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)
But the introduction of the 14-year-old might suggest a particular angle.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
He loves his angle grinder just a little bit too much for comfort.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
It bounces into the flesh, and bounces around the flesh and comes out again at different angles.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
It was no longer about camera angles any more, or the flash of what one cut meant to another.
Times, Sunday Times (2007)
The set evokes a long angled corridor full of secret doors.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
You need a soft toothbrush and with your elbow pointing down, angle the toothbrush at 45 degrees.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
He has 62 saves to his credit this season and one major reason is that he gets his angles spot-on.
The Sun (2016)
I watched his sending-off from different angles.
The Sun (2016)
The Scotland keeper tipped the angled drive just over the crossbar.
The Sun (2011)
Then a different camera angle appeared, which showed that it could have killed O'Driscoll.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
We can request a different angle if we feel we are not getting the best shot.
Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Yet no touchdown was visible from any camera angle.
Times, Sunday Times (2013)
You have to get the angle of the wrist and arm right.
Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Her painted cheeks swivelled through an angle of ninety degrees.
But I do have to think about what my angle is once that is taken away.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
I want a light angled on my book that is above the mattress and about 3ft down from the headboard.
Times, Sunday Times (2016)
The angle can be adjusted by moving the glass on its base.
Times, Sunday Times (2009)
The wind direction governs the angle at which waves arrive at a beach, but gravity determines their line of retreat.
Times, Sunday Times (2012)
Using scissors, cut on a slight angle to the left of the middle of the bun.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
All of their angles are whole numbers of degrees and no angle exceeds ninety degrees.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
First, study the angle and direction of the unwanted views of your property.
Times, Sunday Times (2008)
One said afterwards:'It was nice to see it as well in the different angles as you moved around the object.
The Sun (2016)
Others moaned about camera angles and sound quality.
The Sun (2012)
So I know first-hand that you can take a pic of a person at two different angles and make them look either terrific or dreadful.
The Sun (2017)
The government appears to be approaching this from two angles.
Times, Sunday Times (2017)
They are angled so they point in the same direction because we go to the same place.
Times, Sunday Times (2014)
This will allow you to get an objective angle.
The Sun (2014)
The angles of the lines and how many there are - have an effect on the feeling of a picture.
Freeman, Michael Photographers Handbook (1993)
The lighting angle that suits one may be less satisfactory for the other.
Freeman, Michael Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)

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'angle' in Other Languages

British English: angle /ˈæŋɡl/ NOUN
An angle is the difference in direction between two lines or surfaces. Angles are measured in degrees.
The boat is now leaning at a 30 degree angle.
  • American English: angle
  • Arabic: زَاوِيَة
  • Brazilian Portuguese: ângulo
  • Chinese: 角度
  • Croatian: kut
  • Czech: úhel
  • Danish: vinkel
  • Dutch: hoek
  • European Spanish: ángulo
  • Finnish: kulma
  • French: angle
  • German: Winkel
  • Greek: γωνία
  • Italian: angolo
  • Japanese: 数学
  • Korean:
  • Norwegian: vinkel
  • Polish: kąt matematyka
  • European Portuguese: ângulo
  • Romanian: unghi
  • Russian: угол
  • Latin American Spanish: ángulo
  • Swedish: vinkel
  • Thai: มุม
  • Turkish: açı
  • Ukrainian: кут
  • Vietnamese: góc hình học


Translation of angle from the Collins English to German
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