Definition of angle wings in English:

angle wings

plural noun

  • treated as singular A North American butterfly that is related to and resembles the comma.

    Genus Polygonia, subfamily Nymphalinae, family Nymphalidae: several species

    • ‘The angle wings flip about like animated question-marks, and fulvous fritillaries soar sedately, now and then lighting to feed and fold their wings that you may see the big silver spots of the under parts.’