nook (\ˈnu̇k\)

Definition of NOOK

1 chiefly Scottish : a right-angled corner
2a : an interior angle formed by two meeting walls
: a secluded or sheltered place or part <searched every nook and cranny>
: 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.
© 2010 Merriam-Webster, Incorporated
nook a sheltered and secluded place                                                                                   WordNet

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )


Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: