Example sentences for: angling

How can you use “angling” in a sentence? Here are some example sentences to help you improve your vocabulary:

  • In a sense, all European governments are angling to shift the blame for financial reality onto someone else via the euro.

  • Perhaps the most questionable piece of networking is one that Fowler testified he couldn't recall, but which documents revealed for the first time yesterday strongly confirm: namely, contacting the CIA at the behest of Roger Tamraz, an international financier "with a questionable reputation" (says the Times ) who was angling for Clinton administration support for a proposed Caspian region oil pipeline, and who had given the Democrats $300,000.

  • Moderate Republicans such as New York Mayor Rudy Giuliani, angling for advantage within the GOP, touted the Bush brothers as evidence that the party should spread "a broader tent."

  • Instead of a military victory, Mobutu now seems to be angling for some kind of coalition government, playing off his chief political rival in the capital against the military leader of the rebel forces.

  • The area also offers good opportunities for hiking, horseback riding, scuba diving, snorkeling, and angling, giving Nerja the edge for those seeking a more active vacation.

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