Complete Definition of "angular"

English

Etymology
Latin angularis, from angulus angle, corner. See angle.

Pronunciation
(WEAE) IPA|/ËæÅ.ju.lÉ/ or /-lÉɹ/

Adjective
en-adj

  1. Relating to an angle or to angles; having an angle or angles; forming an angle or corner; sharp-cornered; pointed; as, an angular figure.
  2. Measured by an angle; as, angular distance.
  3. (Figurative) Lean; lank; raw-boned; ungraceful; sharp and stiff in character; as, remarkably angular in his habits and appearance; an angular female.

Translations

French: angulaire (1,2), anguleux (3)
Icelandic: hyrndur m (1,2), hyrnd f (1,2), hyrnt n (1,2); skarphyrndur m (1,2), skarphyrnd f (1,2), skarphyrnt n (1,2); horn#Adjective|horn (1,2), beinaber m|f (3), beinabert n (3)

Noun
en-noun

  1. context|anatomy A bone in the base of the lower jaw of many birds, reptiles, and fishes.

ar:angular
et:angular
fr:angular
gl:angular
io:angular
ja:angular
pl:angular
ru:angular
sv:angular
te:angular
vi:angular
zh:angular

Revision and Credits for"angular"
Dictionary content provided from Wiktionary.org under the
GNU Free Documentation License
 
 

 Find:
  Words Starting With:
  Words Ending With:
  Words Containing:
  Words That Match:

 
 Translate Into:
  
Dutch   French   German
  
Italian   Spanish
    Show results per page.

Browse the Dictionary
A B C D E F G H I J K L M N O P Q R S T U V W X Y Z

   
Allwords Copyright 1998-2019 All rights reserved.