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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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Marist coach Parker Nehl said the corner kicks have not always been a strength for his Spartans.
The French midfielder made a dazzling run in the 35th minute, weaving through the Sunderland defense and all the way to the goal line, where he earned a corner kick.
I was just envisioning us practicing corner kicks and finishing, corner kicks and finishing.
But on Chivas USA's third corner kick against Houston, Razov found himself in a more appropriate position in front of the goal, and one-timed a Jonathan Bornstein cross into the goal for the winning goal in a SCORE Chivas victory.
Fullerton, with 11 fourth-year players, owned distinct advantages in shots (17-6), corner kicks (9-5) and possession, and it rallied with three goals in final 27 minutes.
Two superb first-half corner kicks by Landon Donovan appeared to have the Galaxy set for their second Major League Soccer victory outside Southern California this season, an achievement that would bolster its efforts to finish second in the Western Conference - prime territory come playoff time.
Sixth-seeded Granada Hills (13-9-4) pressured 10th-seeded Palisades (9-3-1) late in the game but could not convert on three corner kicks and two free kicks in the last 10 minutes.
Simona's always been the (defender) that wants to go forward on corner kicks.
2 by the Daily News - unleashed a flurry of corner kicks, crossing passes and headers at Snyder, junior defender Nazanin Mani and goalkeeper Alex Steuart in the waning moments, but the No.
UCSB (21-2-2) used its height advantage and high-pressure game to take control after halftime, forcing six second-half corner kicks and several dangerous free kicks.
Royal had plenty of chances to win the game with corner kicks, throw-ins to the box and shots in front of the net.
Francis scored all four goals off set pieces (either corner kicks or free kicks) in perhaps its most dominant performance this season.
The power she generates makes her throw-ins seem more like corner kicks and it has helped the Valencia offense.
team had corner kicks, the Nigerians left Americans with loads of space to operate.
Danny Welbeck got United on the board in the 20th minute off a header from a corner kick.