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angle

Synonyms of angle in English:

noun

  • 1 the wall is sloping at an angle of 33°
    gradient, slant, inclination
  • 2 the angle of the roof
    corner, intersection, point, apex
  • 3 consider the problem from a different angle
    perspective, point of view, viewpoint, standpoint, position, aspect, slant, direction
  • verb

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  • 1 Anna angled her camera toward the tree
    tilt, slant, direct, turn
  • 2 angle your answer so that it is relevant
    present, slant, orient, twist, bias
  • 3 he was angling for an invitation
    try to get, seek to obtain, fish for, hope for, be after
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