Definition of nook in English:
A corner or recess, especially one offering seclusion or security: the nook beside the fire the fish should be able to find nooks and crannies in which they will be safe
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- They hugged table-legs, raced up walls, skulked under shelves and stood shivering in nooks and corners.
- A considerable number of Goan artifacts decorate the nooks and corners.
- Doubtless the politicians will enjoy plotting and scheming in the Jacobean nooks and corners.
Middle English (denoting a corner or fragment): of unknown origin.
every nook and cranny (also chiefly Indian every nook and corner)
- Every part or aspect of something: the party reached into every nook and cranny of people’s livesMore example sentences
- The city offers spicy, tangy and lip smacking food at every nook and corner.
- Many of the state destinations attract millions of tourists from every nook and corner of the world.
- Kids are exploring every nook and cranny, hoping to uncover those holiday presents.
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