angularity

[ ang-gyuh-lar-i-tee ]

noun,plural an·gu·lar·i·ties.
  1. the quality of being angular.

  2. angularities, sharp corners; angular outlines: the angularities of the coastline.

Origin of angularity

1
First recorded in 1635–45; angular + -ity

Other words from angularity

  • sub·an·gu·lar·i·ty, noun, plural sub·an·gu·lar·i·ties.

Words Nearby angularity

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How to use angularity in a sentence

  • She's really a good little thing at bottom; this angularity and stiffness that you object to is chiefly manner.

    In the High Valley | Susan Coolidge

British Dictionary definitions for angularity

angularity

/ (ˌæŋɡjʊˈlærɪtɪ) /


nounplural -ties
  1. the condition of being angular

  2. an angular form or shape

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