Definitions For Corner

noun

  • 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

verb

  • 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

Scrabble
8
Words with Friends
10

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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