Synonyms of 'angle for something'
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seekDictionary, scheme, look for
It sounds as if he's just angling for sympathy.
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If you are invited to do something, you are formally asked or given permission to do it.
The Department is inviting applications from local groups.
If you seek something such as a job or a place to live, you try to find one.
They have had to seek work as labourers.
Thesaurus for angle for something from the Collins English Thesaurus