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Definition of 'angle'


  1. the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians
  2. a biased way of looking at or presenting something
       Synonyms: slant
  3. a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons


  1. move or proceed at an angle; "he angled his way into the room"
  2. to incline or bend from a vertical position; "She leaned over the banister"
       Synonyms: lean tilt tip slant
  3. seek indirectly; "fish for compliments"
       Synonyms: fish
  4. fish with a hook
  5. present with a bias; "He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"
       Synonyms: slant weight

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