• Triangular

    Pronunciation

    • UK IPA: /traɪˈæŋ.ɡjə.lə/, /traɪˈæŋ.ɡjʊ.lə/
    • US IPA: /traɪˈæŋ.ɡjə.lɚ/, /traɪˈaɪŋ.ɡjʊ.lɚ/

    Full definition of triangular

    Adjective

    triangular

    1. Shaped like a triangle.
      • 1963, Margery Allingham, The China Governess Chapter Foreword, A very neat old woman, still in her good outdoor coat and best beehive hat, was sitting at a polished mahogany table on whose surface there were several scored scratches so deep that a triangular piece of the veneer had come cleanly away, .
    2. Of, or pertaining to, triangles.
    3. Having a triangle as a base; as, a triangular prism, a triangular pyramid.
    4. Having three elements or parties; trilateral, tripartite.

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