Textual thesaurus for "corner"

(noun) turning point, street corner

the intersection of two streets

standing on the corner watching all the girls go by

(noun) quoin

(architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone

(noun) nook

an interior angle formed by two meeting walls

a piano was in one corner of the room

(noun) niche, recess, recession

a small concavity

(noun) box

a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible

his lying got him into a tight corner

(verb) tree

force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape