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Idioms for corner

Origin of corner

1250–1300; Middle English <Anglo-French, equivalent to Old French corne corner, horn (<Latin cornū horn; cf. cornu) + -er-er2
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British Dictionary definitions for corner (1 of 2)

corner
/ (ˈkɔːnə) /

noun

verb

Word Origin for corner

C13: from Old French corniere, from Latin cornū point, extremity, horn

British Dictionary definitions for corner (2 of 2)

Corner

noun

the Corner informal an area in central Australia, at the junction of the borders of Queensland and South Australia
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Idioms and Phrases with corner

corner

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