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Synonyms for corner

Synonyms for corner

exclusive control or possession

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a place off to the side of an area

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the point where two lines meet or intersect

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an interior angle formed by two meeting walls

the point where three areas or surfaces meet or intersect

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a temporary monopoly on a kind of commercial trade

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a predicament from which a skillful or graceful escape is impossible

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a projecting part where two sides or edges meet

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a remote area

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(architecture) solid exterior angle of a building

gain control over

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force a person or an animal into a position from which he cannot escape

turn a corner

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On resumption of the second half, Ibrahim Majid doubled Qatar's lead with a canon header that beat goalkeeper Ekramy for the second time, following a corner kick in the 54th minute.
The Broncos finished with a 15-0 margin in corner kicks, matching the school record for most corner kicks allowed by a UO opponent.
With 7:30 left, Rodrigues sent a corner kick sailing into the far corner.
Valencia defender David Albelda was making no attempt whatsoever to play the ball, in fact the corner kick hadn't even been taken, but he escaped without charge.
After more chances went begging for Rangers, Motherwell started to make some headway and had a chance to equalise from a corner kick in 29 minutes when the ball was picked up by Ged Brannan on the edge of the box, but his shot finished over the bar.
A near post corner kick finishes up in Scotland's net before we've reached four minutes, tucked away by the head - or was it his lug?
Most goalkeepers, on corner kicks, will stand roughly in the middle of the goal or two-thirds of the way back toward the far post.
The Gunners used a huge possession advantage to pressure Brighton into 15 corner kicks, but the Seagulls made the most of their limited opportunties.
The Spartans scored off four corner kicks by Jack Pennington - including three goals from Gabe Schepergerdes - to defeat Taft 4-0 in the second round of the OSAA Class 4A boys soccer playoffs Tuesday afternoon at Marist High School.
We know he's a threat from corner kicks because he's powerful and while we lose a bit by not having a naturally left-footed player, we gain lots in terms of defensive power and attacking power from corner kicks.
New England failed to capitalize on numerous scoring chances, including Ralston's eight corner kicks.
Practice (Monday) was mostly preaching,'' said Canyon co-coach Eric White, whose team surrendered twogoals off corner kicks in less than 90 seconds in its 2-2 draw with Saugus.
Their defence leaked badly when Rochdale had corner kicks and twice defender Mark Monington sneaked up to head home in the first half.
The Black Cats had three corner kicks in the first half, but few real opportunities to score.
Oregon (1-2-0) outshot the Boilermakers (2-1-0) 16-9 and held a 9-1 advantage in corner kicks.