nook (\ˈnu̇k\)

Definition of NOOK

1 chiefly Scottish : a right-angled corner
2a : an interior angle formed by two meeting walls
b
: a secluded or sheltered place or part <searched every nook and cranny>
c
: a small often recessed section of a larger room <a breakfast nook>

Examples of NOOK

  1. an old house full of nooks and crannies
  2. a cozy nook perfect for reading
  3. We found a shady nook under an old oak tree.
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nook a sheltered and secluded place                                                                                   WordNet
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