Meaning of ANGULAR in English



Pronunciation: ' a ŋ -gy ə -l ə r

Function: adjective

Etymology: Middle French or Latin; Middle French angulaire, from Latin angularis, from angulus angle

Date: 15th century

1 a : forming an angle : sharp-cornered b : having one or more angles

2 : measured by an angle < angular distance>

3 a : stiff in character or manner : lacking smoothness or grace b : lean and having prominent bone structure

– an · gu · lar · ly adverb

Merriam Webster Collegiate English Dictionary.      Merriam Webster - Энциклопедический словарь английского языка.