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corner
Definition:
An angle; the point where two lines, sides, or edges meet; a secluded place; a remote point; as, the corners of the earth.

Synonyms:

noun
angle
bend, branch, cloverleaf, crook, crossing, edge, flection, flexure, fork, intersection, junction, obliquity, projection, ridge, rim, shift, veer, Obliquities, V, VS, flexures, joint, crotch, turnings, y.
bend
deflection, lean, loop, Curvation, deflections, zigzags.
booth
carrel, cote, dispensary, pen, pew, Dispensaries, COTES, carrels, huts.
corner
box, niche, nook, quoin, recess, recession, street corner, turning point.
crisis
dilemma, height, hot potato, predicament, quandary, urgency, Exigencies, predicaments, Cross-road, big trouble, hour of decision, cross-roads.
curve
bend.
dead end
dead-end, obstacles, blank wall, road block, nowhere to turn.
deadlock
gridlock.
difficulty
difficulty, impasse, predicament.
edge
cusp, limb, molding, outskirt, shore, Berm, BERMS, strands.
elbow
crazy bone, Ancon, half turn.
general store
country store, general store, bodega, mom-and-pop store.
hot spot
L, LS.
imminent
approaching, close, coming, convenient, imminent, impending, near.
location
corner.
monopoly
consortium, oligopoly, Monopolies, consortia, oligopolies, possessorship.
niche
angle, cavity, compartment, cranny, hideaway, indentation, nook, recess, retreat, hole, hide-out.
nook
alcove, cove, cranny, cubbyhole, niche, nook, recess.
object
corner.
place
hangout, longitude, longitudes.
predicament
box, difficulty, dilemma, distress, fix, hot spot, impasse, impediment, jam, knot, large order, pickle, plight, scrape, soup, deep water, soups, hole, tight spot, hangup, rough go, tall order ticklish spot tight situation trouble.
stalemate
impasse.
state
corner.
stop
standstill.
trust
monopoly.
verb
acquire
accumulate, acquire, add, amass, annex, assume, bag, buy, capture, catch, claim, collect, fetch, garner, get, harvest, heap, incur, land, lure, net, obtain, palm, pocket, procure, purchase, reap, receive, retrieve, score, secure, take, win, wrangle.
motion
corner.
social
corner.
trap
bottle, capture, catch, collar, fool, mousetrap, nab, put out, seize, tree, trick, trouble, bring to bay, get on ropes, have up a tree.
Examples of usage:
  1. She sat in a corner asleep. – The Garden Party by Katherine Mansfield
  2. The old clock in the corner here struck eleven. – Frank's Campaign or the Farm and the Camp by Horatio Alger, Jr.
  3. He then sat down in another corner, far away from her. – The Matador of the Five Towns and Other Stories by Arnold Bennett
  4. And as she watched, so watched another, herself almost forgotten as she sat in a corner of the room. – The Imaginary Marriage by Henry St. John Cooper
  5. Before Pauletta could answer, Mr. Judson came around the corner of the house. – The Secret Pact by Mildred A. Wirt

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