Definitions For Corner


  • The intersection of two streets
  • (architecture) solid exterior angle of a building; especially one formed by a cornerstone
  • An interior angle formed by two meeting walls
  • The point where two lines meet or intersect
  • A place off to the side of an area
  • A remote area
  • The point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect
  • A projecting part where two sides or edges meet
  • A small concavity
  • A predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible
  • A temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade
  • The point or area where two lines, edges, or sides of something meet
  • The place where two streets or roads meet
  • A curve in a road


  • Turn a corner
  • Force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape
  • Gain control over
  • To force (a person or animal) into a place or position from which escape is very difficult or impossible
  • To force (someone who wants to avoid you or get away from you) to stop and talk with you
  • To get control of a particular type of product that is being bought and sold

Is Corner a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Corner is worth 8 points in Scrabble and 10 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Corner in a Sentence

  • The corner of a box
  • A post marks the corner of the property.
  • Write your name in the upper right-hand corner of the page.
  • We ate in a corner booth at the restaurant.
  • Police cornered the suspect in a backyard.
  • A cornered animal can be dangerous.
  • He cornered the actress and demanded her autograph.

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