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noun as in angle

noun as in niche

noun as in predicament

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Example Sentences

He reaches behind him, moving Irene to the far corner of the space, carving out an even more private one.

Use your forefingers and thumbs to grab the grippy catches on each corner of the lens and give a gentle pull.

A bored proctor sat in the corner, scrolling through her phone.

He appears to have a greater awareness of when to run from one rim to the other in transition, versus when it’s better to fan out to the corner in those situations.

These developer activists need our support, encouragement and help pinpointing the most crucial problems to address, and they need the tools to bring solutions to every corner of the world.

So I drove around the corner to the trailhead of the logging road that led back to the crash site.

But they do put it right around the corner near the time the video was shot.

They work in a world filled with a sense—real or imagined—of danger lurking around each corner and every hallway.

They were racing toward the corner of Tompkins and Myrtle avenues with Johnson at the wheel when another call came over the radio.

They have pushed into just about every other corner of the Caribbean and Central America where airports exist.

But Lucy had noted, out of the corner of her watchful eye, the arrival of Miss Grains, indignant and perspiring.

Cheap as they are, they are a poorer speculation than even corner lots in a lithographic city of Nebraska or Oregon.

As Davy stood in the road, in doubt which way to go, a Roc came around the corner of the house.

Now, he chose a small table in a corner of the balcony, close to the glass screen.

The conflict of these certainties left hopeless disorder in every corner of his being.


On this page you'll find 136 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to corner, such as: edge, intersection, rim, bend, branch, and cloverleaf.

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