Definition of 'angle'

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Example sentences containing 'angle'

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The government appears to be approaching this from two angles. Times, Sunday Times (2017)It bounces into the flesh, and bounces around the flesh and comes out again at different angles. Times, Sunday Times (2017)But I do have to think about what my angle is once that is taken away. Times, Sunday Times (2017)I watched his sending-off from different angles. The Sun (2016)I want a light angled on my book that is above the mattress and about 3ft down from the headboard. Times, Sunday Times (2016)Then a different camera angle appeared, which showed that it could have killed O'Driscoll. Times, Sunday Times (2016)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)One said afterwards:'It was nice to see it as well in the different angles as you moved around the object. The Sun (2016)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)Her painted cheeks swivelled through an angle of ninety degrees. Eric Newby A BOOK OF LANDS AND PEOPLES (2003)He loves his angle grinder just a little bit too much for comfort. Times, Sunday Times (2008)They are angled so they point in the same direction because we go to the same place. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The lighting angle that suits one may be less satisfactory for the other. Freeman, Michael Collins Complete Guide to Photography (1993)You have to get the angle of the wrist and arm right. Times, Sunday Times (2010)The set evokes a long angled corridor full of secret doors. Times, Sunday Times (2008)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)Others moaned about camera angles and sound quality. The Sun (2012)The angle can be adjusted by moving the glass on its base. Times, Sunday Times (2009)All of their angles are whole numbers of degrees and no angle exceeds ninety degrees. Times, Sunday Times (2014)It should have turned at right angles at the points long before then. Smout, T.C. & Wood, Sydney Scottish Voices 1745-1960 (1990)This will allow you to get an objective angle. The Sun (2014)First, study the angle and direction of the unwanted views of your property. Times, Sunday Times (2008)But the introduction of the 14-year-old might suggest a particular angle. Times, Sunday Times (2008)Using scissors, cut on a slight angle to the left of the middle of the bun. Times, Sunday Times (2014)The Scotland keeper tipped the angled drive just over the crossbar. The Sun (2011)The angles of the lines and how many there are - have an effect on the feeling of a picture. Freeman, Michael Photographers Handbook (1993)It was no longer about camera angles any more, or the flash of what one cut meant to another. Times, Sunday Times (2007)The wind direction governs the angle at which waves arrive at a beach, but gravity determines their line of retreat. Times, Sunday Times (2012)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)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)They do not seem to have anything new to offer - no ideas, no angles. Times, Sunday Times (2014)

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Translations for 'angle'

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


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