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noun as in hiding place

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Few journalists have access to the information, and those who do work in a windowless cubbyhole on a top floor.

Back in his cubbyhole downstairs, Walter stared hopelessly at the reports.

At night I slept in a cubbyhole behind a wineshop, paying an inordinate price for that very dubious privilege.

And to-morrow I'm to be installed in the cubbyhole off the dining-room and I defy any one to enter it on peril of their lives.

Bill led me at once past two or three lounging cow persons to the cubbyhole, where arose a typical old timer.

Charles sweltered in his little cubbyhole, but he was enthusiastic and optimistic about his new job.


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On this page you'll find 18 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to cubbyhole, such as: category, cranny, cubicle, niche, and nook.

From Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.