angle (n.)
fishing rod, line, hook
AC II.v.10[Cleopatra to Charmian] Give me mine angle
Ham V.ii.66[Hamlet to Horatio, of Claudius] Thrown out his angle for my proper life
TNK IV.i.59[Wooer to Gaoler] I then left my angle / To his own skill [i.e. to fish by itself]
WT IV.ii.45[Polixenes to Camillo, of Perdita] [she is] the angle that plucks our son thither
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