Geometry. the space within two lines or three or more planes diverging from a common point, or within two planes diverging from a common line. the figure so formed. the amount of rotation needed to bring one line or plane into coincidence with another, generally measured in radians or in degrees, minutes, and seconds, as in 12° 10prime; 30″, which is read as 12 degrees, 10 minutes, and 30 seconds.
an angular projection; a projecting corner: the angles of a building.
a viewpoint; standpoint: He looked at the problem only from his own angle.
Journalism. slant (def 11). the point of view from which copy is written, especially when the copy is intended to interest a particular audience: The financial editor added a supplementary article from the investor's angle.
one aspect of an event, problem, subject, etc.: The accountant emphasized the tax angle of the leasing arrangement.