a chair having an approximately square seat with a leg at each corner and a back extending around two adjacent sides.
[kawr-nerd] /ˈkɔr nərd/ adjective 1. having (usually used in combination): a six-cornered room. 2. having a given number of positions; sided (usually used in combination): a four-cornered debate. 3. forced into an awkward, embarrassing, or inescapable position: a cornered debater; a cornered fox. [kawr-ner] /ˈkɔr nər/ noun 1. the place at which two converging lines […]
noun, Soccer. 1. a direct free kick awarded to the attacking team when a defender last touched a ball that crossed entirely over the goal line, taken from the corner area on the side of the field where the ball went out of play.
[kawr-ner-stohn] /ˈkɔr nərˌstoʊn/ noun 1. a uniting two masonry walls at an intersection. 2. a representing the nominal starting place in the construction of a monumental building, usually carved with the date and laid with appropriate ceremonies. 3. something that is essential, indispensable, or basic: The cornerstone of democratic government is a free press. 4. […]
[kawr-ner-man, -muh n] /ˈkɔr nərˌmæn, -mən/ noun, plural cornermen [kawr-ner-men, -muh n] /ˈkɔr nərˌmɛn, -mən/ (Show IPA) 1. Basketball. a forward. 2. Ice Hockey. a player who is adept at gaining control of the puck in the areas of the rink.