As nouns the difference between gangling and angling
is that gangling
is (nonce|nonstandard) a member of a gang while angling
is a form of fishing, with a rod, line and angle (hook) for recreation or sport.
As an adjective gangling
is awkwardly tall and thin, ungraceful.
As a verb angling is
Other Comparisons: What's the difference?
Perhaps from .
Awkwardly tall and thin, ungraceful.
- A gangling teenager.
(nonce, nonstandard) A member of a gang.
* 2007 , Edward Estlin Cummings, Eimi :
- "Well, we'll meet in New York and you can see what's left of me! Bon voyage" the ganglings smirked & just beyond Grand, bang into not — da.
A form of fishing, with a rod, line and angle (hook) for recreation or sport.
* Thomas Barker
- It is a speciall point to have the sun and moon before you, for the very motion of the rod drives all pleasure from you, either by day or by night; in all your anglings , both with worms and flyes, there must be a great care of that.
* the gentle craft