angle

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English language.svg Енглески

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Средњи Енглески angle, angul, angule, borrowed from Средњи Француски angle, from Латински angulus (corner, remote area), from Пра-Индо-Европски *h₂engulos < *h₂eng- (corner, hirn). Cognate with Old High German ancha (nape of the neck), Middle High German anke (joint of the foot, nape of neck). Дублети of angulus.

Noun

Diagram of an angle

angle (plural angles)

  1. (geometry) A figure formed by two rays which start from a common point (a plane angle) or by three planes that intersect (a solid angle).
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  2. (geometry) The measure of such a figure. In the case of a plane angle, this is the ratio (or proportional to the ratio) of the arc length to the radius of a section of a circle cut by the two rays, centered at their common point. In the case of a solid angle, this is the ratio of the surface area to the square of the radius of the section of a sphere.
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  3. A corner where two walls intersect.
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  4. A change in direction.
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  5. A viewpoint; a way of looking at something.
    • 2013 јануар 1, Katie L. Burke, “Ecological Dependency”, in American Scientist, volume 101, number 1, strana 64:
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    • 2005, Adams Media, Adams Job Interview Almanac (page 299)
      For example, if I was trying to repitch an idea to a producer who had already turned it down, I would say something like, "I remember you said you didn't like my idea because there was no women's angle. Well, here's a great one that both of us must have missed during our first conversation."
  6. (media) The focus of a news story.
  7. Any of various hesperiid butterflies.
  8. (slang, professional wrestling) A storyline between two wrestlers, providing the background for and approach to a feud.
  9. (slang) An ulterior motive; a scheme or means of benefitting from a situation, usually hidden, often immoral
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  10. A projecting or sharp corner; an angular fragment.
  11. (astrology) Any of the four cardinal points of an astrological chart: the Ascendant, the Midheaven, the Descendant and the Imum Coeli.
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Verb

angle (third-person singular simple present angles, present participle angleing, simple past and past participle angleed)

  1. (transitive, often in the passive) To place (something) at an angle.
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  2. (intransitive, informal) To change direction rapidly.
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  3. (transitive, informal) To present or argue something in a particular way or from a particular viewpoint.
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  4. (transitive, cue sports) To hamper (oneself or one's opponent) by leaving the cue ball in the jaws of a pocket such that the surround of the pocket (the "angle") blocks the path from cue ball to object ball.
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Etymology 2

From Средњи Енглески anglen (to fish), from Средњи Енглески angel (fishhook), from Стари Енглески angol (fishhook), from Proto-Germanic *angulaz. Cognate with West Frisian angel (fishing rod, stinger), Холандски angel (fishhook), Немачки Angel (fishing pole), Немачки angeln (to fish, angle), Исландски öngull (fishhook).

Verb

angle (third-person singular simple present angles, present participle angleing, simple past and past participle angleed)

  1. (intransitive, figuratively) To try to catch fish with a hook and line.
    • 1961 May, Mark B. Warburton, “Yatton and its branches to Clevedon and Wells”, in Trains Illustrated, strana 276:
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  2. (informal, with for) To attempt to subtly persuade someone to offer a desired thing.
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Translations

Noun

angle (plural angles)

  1. A fishhook; tackle for catching fish, consisting of a line, hook, and bait, with or without a rod.

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Catalan

Pronunciation

Etymology 1

From Латински angulus, from Пра-Индо-Европски *h₂engulos (joint?).

Noun

angle m (plural angles)

  1. (geometry) angle (figure formed by two rays which start from a common point)
  2. angle (a corner where two walls intersect)
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Etymology 2

Adjective

angle (masculine and feminine plural angles)

  1. Anglian (of or pertaining to the Angles)

Noun

angle m or f (plural angles)

  1. Angle (member of a Germanic tribe)
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Esperanto

Pronunciation

Adverb

angle

  1. in the English language
  2. in the manner of an English person

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French

Etymology

From Средњи Француски angle, from Стари Француски angle, from Латински angulus, from Пра-Индо-Европски *h₂engulos (joint?), from *h₂eng-, *ang- (corner, hirn).

Pronunciation

Noun

angle m (plural angles)

  1. (geometry) a geometric angle
    Lua грешка in Модул:usex at line 124: attempt to index local 'lang' (a nil value).
  2. a location at the corner of something, such as streets, buildings, furniture etc.
    Синоним: coin
  3. a viewpoint or angle

Usage notes

  • Inside a room, the word coin (corner) is more usual.

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German

Pronunciation

Verb

angle

  1. inflection of angeln:
    1. first-person singular present
    2. singular imperative
    3. first/third-person singular subjunctive I

Haitian Creole

Etymology

From Француски anglais (English).

Noun

angle

  1. English language

Italian

Pronunciation

Adjective

angle f pl

  1. Шаблон:adj form of

Noun

angle f

  1. plural of angla

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Mauritian Creole

Etymology

From Француски anglais

Noun

angle

  1. English language

Adjective

angle

  1. English

Old French

Alternative forms

Etymology

From Рани Латински angelus, from Антички Грчки ἄγγελος (ángelos).

Noun

angle m (oblique plural angles, nominative singular angles, nominative plural angle)

  1. angel (biblical being)

Descendants

  • Средњи Француски: ange, angele, aingle, engle, angle, angre
  • Picard: anche
  • Walloon: andje
  • Средњи Енглески: aungel

Pennsylvania German

Etymology

Compare Немачки angeln, Енглески angle.

Verb

angle

  1. to fish, angle