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English definition of “angle”

angle

verb [T] (SLOPE)    /ˈæŋ.ɡl̩/
to aim, turn, or position something in a direction that is not horizontal or vertical: The stage had been steeply angled (= was sloping very noticeably).Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting angled     /ˈæŋ.ɡl̩d/ adjective His angled shot (= from the side, not from straight in front) beat the goalkeeper from 20 yards.Slanting, sloping, leaning, tilting
(Definition of angle verb (SLOPE) from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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