# Angle vs. Perspective

## Difference Between Angle and Perspective

#### Anglenoun

(geometry) A figure formed by two rays which start from a common point (a plane angle) or by three planes that intersect (a solid angle).

*the angle between lines A and B*

#### Perspectivenoun

A view, vista or outlook.

#### Anglenoun

(geometry) The measure of such a figure. In the case of a plane angle, this is the ratio (or proportional to the ratio) of the arc length to the radius of a section of a circle cut by the two rays, centered at their common point. In the case of a solid angle, this is the ratio of the surface area to the square of the radius of the section of a sphere.

*The angle between lines A and B is π/4 radians, or 45 degrees.*

#### Perspectivenoun

The appearance of depth in objects, especially as perceived using binocular vision.

#### Anglenoun

A corner where two walls intersect.

*an angle of a building*

#### Perspectivenoun

The technique of representing three-dimensional objects on a two-dimensional surface.

#### Anglenoun

A change in direction.

*The horse took off at an angle.*

#### Perspectivenoun

(dated) An artwork that represents three-dimensional objects in this way.

#### Anglenoun

A viewpoint; a way of looking at something.

#### Perspectivenoun

(figuratively) The choice of a single angle or point of view from which to sense, categorize, measure or codify experience.

#### Anglenoun

(media) The focus of a news story.

#### Perspectivenoun

The ability to consider things in such relative perspective.

#### Anglenoun

A storyline between two wrestlers, providing the background for and approach to a feud.

#### Perspectivenoun

A perspective glass.

#### Anglenoun

(slang) An ulterior motive; a scheme or means of benefitting from a situation, usually hidden, often immoral

*His angle is that he gets a percentage, but mostly in trade.*

#### Perspectivenoun

A sound recording technique to adjust and integrate sound sources seemingly naturally.

#### Anglenoun

A projecting or sharp corner; an angular fragment.

#### Perspectiveadjective

Of, in or relating to perspective.

*a perspective drawing*

#### Anglenoun

(astrology) Any of the four cardinal points of an astrological chart: the Ascendant, the Midheaven, the Descendant and the Imum Coeli.

#### Perspectiveadjective

(obsolete) Providing visual aid; of or relating to the science of vision; optical.

#### Anglenoun

A fishhook; tackle for catching fish, consisting of a line, hook, and bait, with or without a rod.

#### Perspectivenoun

a way of regarding situations or topics etc.;

*consider what follows from the positivist view*

#### Angleverb

To place (something) at an angle.

*The roof is angled at 15 degrees.*

#### Perspectivenoun

the appearance of things relative to one another as determined by their distance from the viewer

#### Angleverb

To change direction rapidly.

*The five ball angled off the nine ball but failed to reach the pocket.*

#### Angleverb

To present or argue something in a particular way or from a particular viewpoint.

*How do you want to angle this when we talk to the client?*

#### Angleverb

To hamper (oneself or one's opponent) by leaving the cue ball in the jaws of a pocket such that the surround of the pocket (the "angle") blocks the path from cue ball to object ball.

#### Angleverb

(intransitive) To try to catch fish with a hook and line.

#### Angleverb

(informal) (with for) To attempt to subtly persuade someone to offer a desired thing.

*He must be angling for a pay rise.*

#### Anglenoun

the space between two lines or planes that intersect; the inclination of one line to another; measured in degrees or radians

#### Anglenoun

a biased way of looking at or presenting something

#### Anglenoun

a member of a Germanic people who conquered England and merged with the Saxons and Jutes to become Anglo-Saxons

#### Angleverb

move or proceed at an angle;

*he angled his way into the room*

#### Angleverb

to incline or bend from a vertical position;

*She leaned over the banister*

#### Angleverb

seek indirectly;

*fish for compliments*

#### Angleverb

fish with a hook

#### Angleverb

present with a bias;

*He biased his presentation so as to please the share holders*