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Definitions of corner:
  • noun:   the intersection of two streets
    Example: "Standing on the corner watching all the girls go by"
  • noun:   (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone
  • noun:   an interior angle formed be two meeting walls
    Example: "A piano was in one corner of the room"
  • noun:   the point where two lines meet or intersect
    Example: "The corners of a rectangle"
  • noun:   a place off to the side of an area
    Example: "He tripled to the rightfield corner"
  • noun:   a remote area
    Example: "In many corners of the world they still practice slavery"
  • noun:   the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect
    Example: "The corners of a cube"
  • noun:   a projecting part that is corner-shaped
    Example: "He knocked off the corners"
  • noun:   a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible
    Example: "His lying got him into a tight corner"
  • noun:   a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade
    Example: "A corner on the silver market"
  • noun:   a small concavity
  • verb:   gain control over
    Example: "Corner the gold market"
  • verb:   turn a corner
    Example: "The car corners"
  • verb:   force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  • name:  A surname (rare: 1 in 100000 families; popularity rank in the U.S.: #10372)

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