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"corner" Meaning in English

1. the intersection of two streets
Part of speech : noun
Example : They were standing on the corner, watching people pass by.
2. (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building
Part of speech : noun
Example : Let's meet at the north east corner of the library.
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3. an interior angle formed by two meeting walls
Part of speech : noun
Example : A clown danced alone in one corner of the room.
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4. a small concavity
Part of speech : noun
Example : They were found hiding in a corner under an old blanket.
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5. a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible
Part of speech : noun
Example : The cops got them into a tight corner with those gun charges.
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6. to force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
Part of speech : verb
Example : Lions react angrily when they are cornered.
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7. the point where two lines meet or intersect
Part of speech : noun
Example : The corners of a rectangle are 90 degrees.
8. a place off to the side of an area
Part of speech : noun
Example : The ball bounced to the rightfield corner.
9. a remote area
Part of speech : noun
Example : In many corners of the world, slavery is still practiced.
10. the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect
Part of speech : noun
Example : The corners of a cube are where the planes meet.
11. a projecting part where two sides or edges meet
Part of speech : noun
Example : They broke the corner off that sculpture.
12. a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade
Part of speech : noun
Example : They think they have a corner on the silver market, but we'll show them!
13. to turn a corner
Part of speech : verb
Example : This car corners really fast.
14. to gain control over
Part of speech : verb
Example : The youths were trying to corner the market for snow removal.

Translation for "corner"

corner meaning in Spanish : esquina
  • corner meaning in German : Ecke
  • corner meaning in Japanese : コーナー
  • corner meaning in Turkish : köşe
  • corner meaning in Chinese : 角
  • corner meaning in Arabic : ركن
  • corner meaning in Polish : kąt
  • corner meaning in Hindi : कोना
  • corner meaning in French : coin
  • corner meaning in Russian : угол
  • corner meaning in Tamil : மூலையில்
  • corner meaning in Telugu : మూలలో
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