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1. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a place off to the side of an area.

Synonyms

  • country

Antonyms

  • stay in place
  • indirect

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

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Words that Rhyme with Corner

  • swarner
  • worner
  • woerner
  • warner
  • thorner
  • mourner
  • korner
  • koerner
  • hornor
  • hornere
  • horner
  • hoerner
  • goerner
  • forner
  • foreigner
  • dorner
  • doerner
  • borner
  • boerner

Example sentences of the word corner


1. Noun, singular or mass
Clip the fly hooks to the loop located about a half foot from the bottom of each tent corner.

Quotes containing the word corner


1. I try to show the public that chemistry, biology, physics, astrophysics is life. It is not some separate subject that you have to be pulled into a corner to be taught about.
- Neil deGrasse Tyson

2. You can't stay in your corner of the Forest waiting for others to come to you. You have to go to them sometimes.
- A.A. Milne, Winnie-the-Pooh

3. But I love Halloween, and I love that feeling: the cold air, the spooky dangers lurking around the corner.
- Evan Peters

2. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] an interior angle formed by two meeting walls.

Synonyms

  • amen corner
  • inglenook
  • building
  • area
  • chimney corner
  • nook

Antonyms

  • follower
  • natural depression
  • follow
  • rear

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

3. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the point where two lines meet or intersect.

Synonyms

  • canthus

Antonyms

  • tail
  • foot

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

4. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the intersection of two streets.

Synonyms

  • intersection
  • crossing
  • crossroad
  • turning point
  • carrefour
  • crossway
  • blind corner

Antonyms

  • refrain
  • antinode
  • node
  • middle

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

5. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect.

Antonyms

  • collateral

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

6. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a small concavity.

Synonyms

  • recession
  • concave shape
  • incurvature
  • incurvation
  • pharyngeal recess
  • niche
  • recess

Antonyms

  • disorient
  • begin
  • disassembly
  • natural object

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

7. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a projecting part where two sides or edges meet.

Synonyms

  • piece

Antonyms

  • inexact
  • relative

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

8. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade.

Antonyms

  • join

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

9. corner

noun. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible.

Synonyms

  • box
  • quandary
  • predicament

Antonyms

  • unbox
  • urban area
  • outside
  • inside

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)

10. corner

verb. ['ˈkɔrnɝ'] gain control over.

Synonyms

  • control

Antonyms

  • disjoin
  • black

Etymology

  • corner (Middle English (1100-1500))
  • cornere (Anglo-Norman)
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