angle · noun C /ˈæŋ.gəl/Full view
angle (SPACE)
C1 the space between two lines or surfaces at the point at which they touch each other, measured in degrees
Dictionary examples:

an angle of 90 degrees

The interior angles of a square are right angles.

Learner example:

Carriers are to be requested to stick to the regulations which set the approach and takeoff angles at no less than 45 degrees. (Certificate of Proficiency in English; C2; Polish)

at/on an angle
C1 not horizontal or vertical, but sloping
Dictionary example:

The picture was hanging at an angle, so I straightened it.

Learner example:

I needed to tilt the unit at an angle for it to work. (International English Language Testing System; C1; Others)

C1 the direction from which you look at something
Dictionary example:

This is the same building photographed from different angles.

Learner example:

It is possible to see all the paintings from different angles. You can also zoom in and out. (Certificate in Advanced English; C1; Swedish)

C1 the way you think about a situation
Dictionary example:

Try looking at the problem from another angle.

Learner example:

To be a child is to see the world from a different angle. (Certificate in Advanced English; C1; Greek)

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