He walked crookedly, either bumping into me or wandering away at a tangent. SKORPION'S DEATH (2002)But why, she wondered, her thoughts leaping off at a tangent, had that balding, thick-set man seemed familiar? LAST SHOT (2002)They were capable of galloping off down this sort of a tangent for hours. TIME OF THE WOLF (2002)
偶尔使用。在柯林斯辞典中， tangent 是3万个最常用词之一。
tangent 的定义—— 柯林斯 英语词典
5 unusual words & phrases to upgrade your World Cup 2018 banter
Impress your friends, family and colleagues with this unusual collection of football lingo.
VAR, planebae & a peng sort: July’s Words in the News
Catch up on the latest words in the news this July with Robert Groves.
Join the Collins community
All the latest wordy news, linguistic insights, offers and competitions every month.