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Meaning of NOOK

Pronunciation:  nûk

WordNet Dictionary
  1. [n]  an interior angle formed be two meeting walls; "a piano was in one corner of the room"
  2. [n]  a sheltered and secluded place

NOOK is a 4 letter word that starts with N.


 Synonyms: corner
 See Also: amen corner, area, building, chimney corner, edifice, inglenook, retreat



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\Nook\, n. [OE. nok; cf. Gael. & Ir. niuc.]
A narrow place formed by an angle in bodies or between
bodies; a corner; a recess; a secluded retreat.

      How couldst thou find this dark, sequestered nook?

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