Definitions of nook

  1. a sheltered and secluded place Scrapingweb Dictionary DB
  2. A narrow place formed by an angle in bodies or between bodies; a corner; a recess; a secluded retreat. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. A small recess or secluded retreat; as, a shady nook; a corner. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. A corner: a narrow place formed by an angle: a recess: a secluded retreat. The american dictionary of the english language. By Daniel Lyons. Published 1899.
  5. A corner; recess; retreat. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.
  6. A narrow and retired place. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.

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Usage examples for nook

  1. A mile or more down the road from White Slides, in a protected nook nestled two cabins belonging to a cattleman named Andrews, who had formerly worked for Belllounds and had recently gone into the stock business for himself. – The Mysterious Rider by Zane Grey
  2. So that it seems there is no detail, no nook or corner of action, into which necessity does not penetrate. – The Note-Books of Samuel Butler by Samuel Butler