7 Letters
5 Consonants
2 Vowels
2 Syllables
Types Of Speech
You can use tangent as a noun in a sentence.
About Tangent
A 2 syllables noun and 7 letters with the letters a, e, g, n, and t, 5 consonants, 2 vowels and 2 syllables with the middle letter g. Tangent starts with and ends in a consonant with the starting letters t, ta, tan, tang, tange, and the ending characters are t, nt, ent, gent, ngent, ..
Ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle
Compound Words
A compound word, tangent has more than one word within it. There's 2 words which are tan, and gent.
School Grade
Tangent is set as a sat word that starts with t, ends with t, 2 syllables, 2 vowels and 7 letters.
Is tangent a scrabble word? A 8 point word in scrabble. Check the word games tab below for probability, odds and more.
Pig Latin
Tangent in Pig Latin is said as "angenttay or angenttway".
t | a | n | g | e | n | t
ta | an | ng | ge | en | nt
tan | ang | nge | gen | ent
tang | ange | ngen | gent
Word Gram
Noun Examples
ratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle
a straight line or plane that touches a curve or curved surface at a point but does not intersect it at that point

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Tangent"

There are 93 synonyms available. These are cognitive relationship words which is to say they have a similar meaning, mean the same thing, or have close definition and relationship to tangent.

Abutterthe owner of contiguous property
Air Line
Approachthe act of drawing spatially closer to something
"the hunter''s approach scattered the geese"
Approachingthe act of drawing spatially closer to something
"the hunter''s approach scattered the geese"
Asymptotea straight line that is the limiting value of a curve
can be considered as tangent at infinity
"the asymptote of the curve"
Axisthe center around which something rotates
Axis Of Rotation
Beelinethe most direct route
"he made a beeline for the bathroom"
Bordereran inhabitant of a border area (especially the border between Scotland and England)

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There are 1 anagrams from tangent.

Anagram Definition
Tangentratio of the opposite to the adjacent side of a right-angled triangle

View English words with the unique letters used in tangent. Words With The Letters Aegnt


Tangent has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Circular Function
Trigonometric Function

The word games Words With Friends, 4pics1Word, Word Chums, and Jumble which is by far one of the most successful of the word games. Jumble was created in 1954 - below, you will find the most unscrambled letters for each descramble word game that others have solved or decoded to make the word tangent.

Is tangent a scrabble word or can you use tangent in Words With Friends? The probability of getting this word in scrabble is 1 out of every 219583 games and in Words With Friends it's 1 out of every 288202 games. This 7 letter 8 point scrabble word can be rearranged 1,260 ways. What other words can be made with the letters a, e, g, n, and t? There's 16 with 9 letters or less with the letters a, e, g, n, and t. Here is a list of 16 to try to get you more points.

WordScrabbleWords With FriendsWord Chums4Pics1WordJumble
Gannet (6 letters) 7 10 aegnnt
Genetta (7 letters) 8 10 genetta
Vantage (7 letters) 11 +3 14 +3 aaegntv
Agent (5 letters) 6 8 agent
Yangtze (7 letters) 20 +12 21 +10 yangtze
Agnate (6 letters) 7 9 agnate
Tange (5 letters) 6 8 agent
Tunnage (7 letters) 8 12 +1 tunnage
Tangent (7 letters) 8 11 tangent
Negate (6 letters) 7 9 negate
Teenage (7 letters) 8 10 aeeegnt
Wantage (7 letters) 11 +3 13 +2 aaegntw
Ventage (7 letters) 11 +3 14 +3 ventage
Tentage (7 letters) 8 10 genetta
Etang (5 letters) 6 8 agent
Teen Age (8 letters)


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