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angular

an·gu·lar

angular

 
 
pronunciation:
aeng gy lr
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part of speech: adjective
definition 1: made up of, having, or forming one or more angles.
He built a very angular sculpture.
similar words:
bent, crooked, geometric, jagged, pointed
definition 2: having a bony structure, as a person's body.
The thin boy has an angular build.
synonyms:
bony, lanky, lean
antonyms:
plump
similar words:
gaunt, scrawny, skinny, thin
derivation: angularly (adv.)
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