1 slant, oblique, corner, edge, intersection; bend, cusp, point, apex, projection:
The two walls meet at an angle.
2 slant, point of view, aspect, viewpoint, standpoint, approach, position, side, perspective:
The managing editor told me he's looking for a new angle on the kidnapping story.
angle for. fish for; look for, seek, be after, try for, hunt for:
On holiday we went angling for perch. Fran is angling for compliments on her new dress.