angulate

Definitions of angulate
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adj having angles or an angular shape

Synonyms:
angular
pointed
having a point
square
having four equal sides and four right angles or forming a right angle
angled
forming or set at an angle
asteroid, star-shaped
shaped like a star
bicuspid, bicuspidate
having two cusps or points (especially a molar tooth)
cuspate, cuspated, cusped, cuspidal, cuspidate, cuspidated
having cusps or points
equiangular
having all angles equal
isogonic
having or making equal angles
rectangular
having four right angles
sharp-angled, sharp-cornered
having sharp corners
square-shaped
shaped like a square
three-cornered
having three corners
triangular
having three angles; forming or shaped like a triangle
tricuspid, tricuspidate
having three cusps or points (especially a molar tooth)
unicuspid
having a single cusp or point
Antonyms:
rounded
curving and somewhat round in shape rather than jagged
fat
having an (over)abundance of flesh
circular, round
having a circular shape
allantoid, sausage-shaped
shaped like a sausage
almond-shaped, amygdaliform, amygdaloid, amygdaloidal
shaped like an almond
annular, annulate, annulated, circinate, doughnut-shaped, ring-shaped, ringed
shaped like a ring
aspheric, aspherical
varying slightly from a perfectly spherical shape
auriform, ear-like, ear-shaped
having a shape resembling an ear
bean-shaped
having a shape resembling a bean
bowfront
having an outward curving front
crescent, crescent-shaped, lunate, semilunar
resembling the new moon in shape
cycloid, cycloidal
resembling a circle
cylindric, cylindrical
having the form of a cylinder
disciform
having a round or oval shape like a disc
domed, vaulted
having a hemispherical vault or dome
dome-shaped
having the shape of a dome
egg-shaped, elliptic, elliptical, oval, oval-shaped, ovate, oviform, ovoid, prolate
rounded like an egg
ellipsoid, ellipsoidal, spheroidal
having the nature or shape of an ellipsoid
hyperboloidal
having the shape of a hyperboloid
lingulate, tongue-shaped
shaped like a tongue
olive-like, olivelike
resembling an olive
parabolic, parabolical
having the form of a parabola
paraboloidal
having the shape of a paraboloid
pillar-shaped
shaped like a cylindrical pillar
pineal
having the form of a pine cone
plumlike
resembling a plum fruit
rod-shaped, rodlike
resembling a rod
rotund
spherical in shape
terete
especially of plant parts; cylindrical and tapering
umbrellalike
resembling an umbrella
oblate, pumpkin-shaped
having the equatorial diameter greater than the polar diameter; being flattened at the poles
prolate, watermelon-shaped
having the polar diameter greater than the equatorial diameter
coiled
curled or wound (especially in concentric rings or spirals)
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v make or become angular

Type of:
alter, change, modify
cause to change; make different; cause a transformation

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