C1 the space between two lines or surfaces at the point at which they touch each other, measured in degrees: The interior angles of a square are right angles or angles of 90 degrees. The boat settled into the mud at a 35° angle/at an angle of 35°.at an angle C1 not horizontal or vertical, but sloping in one direction: The picture was hanging at an angle. He wore his hat at a jaunty angle.› the corner of a building, table, or anything with straight sides

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- The wall was leaning at an angle of ten degrees to the perpendicular.
- A right angle is an angle of 90°.
- Trigonometry concerns the functions of angles, such as sine, cosine and tangent.
- Slot piece A into piece B, taking care to keep the two pieces at right angles.
- Her hat was cocked at a jaunty angle.

› 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).

› to direct information at a particular group of people: The magazine is angled at the 20 to 35-year-old women's market.

angled

adjective uk
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/ˈæŋ.ɡl̩d/

› His angled shot (= from the side, not from straight in front) beat the goalkeeper from 20 yards.(Definition of angle from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

› geometry the space measured in degrees between two lines or surfaces from the point where they meet: The angles of a square are 90 degrees.angle of depression › The angle of depression is the angle formed when viewing something from below the horizontal.angle of elevation › The angle of elevation is the angle formed when viewing something from above the horizontal.

(Definition of angle from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

in Korean | 각도, 관점… |

in Arabic | زاوِية, زاوِية (للتعبير عن وجهة النظر)… |

in Malaysian | sudut, pandangan… |

in French | angle, point de vue, coin… |

in Russian | угол, точка зрения, угол зрения… |

in Chinese (Traditional) | 空間, 角, 角度… |

in Italian | angolo, punto di vista… |

in Turkish | açı, düşünce/bakış tarzı, biçimi… |

in Polish | kąt, narożnik, punkt widzenia… |

in Spanish | ángulo, punto de vista, criterio… |

in Vietnamese | góc, góc độ, góc nhìn… |

in Portuguese | ângulo, ponto de vista… |

in Thai | มุม, มุมมอง, ตำแหน่งที่คุณมองไปที่สิ่งต่าง ๆ… |

in German | der Winkel, der Blickwinkel, die Ecke… |

in Catalan | angle, perspectiva… |

in Japanese | 角度, 視点, 見方… |

in Chinese (Simplified) | 空间, 角, 角度… |

in Indonesian | sudut, pandangan, pojok… |

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