angled angled  /ˈæŋ ɡəld/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) forming or set at an angle

Usage(s):

  1. In age of cumulonimbus architectural spectacle, of swooping expressionism and angular deconstruction, the new MOMA opted for the subdued forms of classic right-angled Modernism.
  2. McGovern, who has premised his campaign on candor and openness, angled and maneuvered, his judgment open to question.
  3. Its prow angled high, the speedboat skims across an iridescent lagoon that shivers with wind-whipped chop.

News

  1. Comments

    By my approximation, the knife sits in proper proportion to the cutting board: 90-degree angled, blade turned inward and at least two inches separate from the mise-en-place. The thumb-bowls are three in number. Julienned radishes, slivered scallions, and minced garlic in symmetric row.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: San Diego Reader

  2. New Kings GM D'Alessandro no longer 'second guy'

    He could have stayed in Denver and angled to be the Nuggets' new general manager, continuing to work with team president Josh Kroenke.
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Sacramento Bee

  3. Bracketron NanoTek Stand: minimalistic design by 1.0 Innovations, functional standout

    You may read this review of the Bracketron NanoTek Stand (US$29.95) and ask yourself "What's so exciting about a angled piece of aluminum with some sticky pads on it?" Well, many times smartphone stands are tied to a particular generation of a smartphone, so when the next big thing appears on the market, it's time to toss the stand for a newer model. The Bracketron NanoTek Stand is a design that ...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: The Unofficial Apple Weblog

Quotes

  1. "It was pretty close," said Crosby, who scored for the first time since netting a hat trick against New Jersey last month. "But I don't think it was (a high-stick). My stick was angled down. If I would have hit it a little higher up, I think...
    on Dec 22, 2008 By: Sidney Crosby Source: USA Today

  2. "Fergie [assistant coach Ian Ferguson] said he's got some good touch on the ball and he's one of those players who likes some angled passes and looks to switch the play," McKinna said. "We've got him in for the week, so we're going to try and...
    on Sep 8, 2008 By: Lawrie McKinna Source: Sydney Morning Herald

  3. "When he's in shape, he's tough," Nalbandian said. "He's fast, so it's not easy to get him out of the court with angled shots."
    on Oct 29, 2008 By: David Nalbandian Source: San Francisco Chronicle

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