Type your word below and click
What-does.net is your comprehensive online definition dictionary. If you are not sure how to define Angle, our website can provide you with the appropriate definition. On this page, you can find what is Angle.

Angle meaning

angle - 13 dictionary results

  1. 1. present with a bias; " He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders"
  2. 2. The inclosed space near the point where two lines meet; a corner; a nook.
  3. 3. The figure made by. two lines which meet.
  4. 4. The difference of direction of two lines. In the lines meet, the point of meeting is the vertex of the angle.
  5. 5. A projecting or sharp corner; an angular fragment.
  6. 6. A fishhook; tackle for catching fish, consisting of a line, hook, and bait, with or without a rod.
  7. 7. To fish with an angle ( fishhook), or with hook and line.
  8. 8. To use some bait or artifice; to intrigue; to scheme; as, to angle for praise.
  9. 9. To try to gain by some insinuating artifice; to allure.
  10. 10. A name given to four of the twelve astrological houses.
  11. 11. A corner; point where two lines meet; inclination of two lines that meet.
  12. 12. A rod and hook.
  13. 13. To fish with a hook.

angle - examples of usage

  1. She said " Yes," as he seemed to wish for a reply, and then he looked at his watch, and made off down the path towards the house, holding the rose at the same angle in front of him. - "Night and Day", Virginia Woolf.
  2. With this he began to sound the bottom of the well, and to angle about in the water. - "Bracebridge Hall, or The Humorists", Washington Irving.
  3. He lay in the angle formed by the two roads which pass from Lenud's ferry road to Mr. Horry's, about a quarter of a mile from the bridge. - "A Sketch of the Life of Brig. Gen. Francis Marion", William Dobein James.
Filter by letter: