Meaning of TRIANGLE in English
transcription, транскрипция: [ traɪæŋg(ə)l ]
A triangle is an object, arrangement, or flat shape with three straight sides and three angles.
Its outline roughly forms an equilateral triangle.
...triangles of fried bread.
The triangle is a musical instrument that consists of a piece of metal shaped like a triangle. You play it by hitting it with a short metal bar.
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If you describe a group of three people as a triangle , you mean that they are all connected with each other in a particular situation, but often have different interests.
She plays a French woman in a love triangle with Jonathan Pryce and Christopher Walken.
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see also eternal triangle
Collins COBUILD Advanced Learner's English Dictionary. Английский словарь Коллинз COBUILD для изучающих язык на продвинутом уровне. 2006