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Pronunciation of Corners: Learn how to pronounce Corners in English correctly

Learn how to say Corners correctly in English with this tutorial pronunciation video.

Oxford dictionary definition of the word corner:

1a place or angle where two sides or edges meet:
Jan sat at one corner of the table
the area inside a room or other space near the place where two walls or other surfaces meet:
the colour TV in the corner of the room
a place where two or more streets meet:
the huge bookshop on the corner
a sharp bend in a road:
they took the corner in a skidding turn
Climbing, British a place where two planes of rock meet at an angle of between 60° and 120°.
2a location or area, especially one regarded as secluded or remote:
fountains are discovered in quiet corners and sleepy squares
dance professionals from all corners of the globe attended the five-day festival
she couldn’t bear journalists prying into every corner of her life
3a position in which one dominates the supply of a particular commodity:
London doesn’t have a corner on film festivals
4a difficult or awkward situation:
I didn’t wait for the prosecutor to try to get me in a corner
5 (also corner kick) Soccer a place kick taken by the attacking side from a corner of the field after the ball has been sent over the byline by a defender:
he put a corner kick deep into the heart of the Southampton penalty area
a free hit in field hockey, taken from the corner of the field.
6 Boxing & Wrestling each of the diagonally opposite ends of the ring, where a contestant rests between rounds:
when the bell sounded he turned to go back to his corner
a contestant’s supporters or seconds:
Hodkinson was encouraged by his corner
7British a triangular cut from the hind end of a side of bacon.
[with object]
1force (a person or animal) into a place or situation from which it is hard to escape:
the man was eventually cornered by police dogs
detain (someone) in conversation:
I managed to corner Gary for fifteen minutes
2control (a market) by dominating the supply of a particular commodity:
whether they will corner the market in graphics software remains to be seen
establish a corner in (a commodity):
you cornered vanadium and made a killing
3 [no object] (of a vehicle) go round a bend in a road:
no squeal is evident from the tyres when cornering fast

(just) around (or round) the corner

very near:
there’s a chemist round the corner
fight one’s corner

defend one’s position or interests:
we need someone in the cabinet to fight our corner
in someone’s corner

on someone’s side; giving someone support and encouragement:
he is a former pupil; I feel very sorry for him and I am still in his corner
on (or at or in) every corner

there are saloons on every corner
see someone/thing out of (or from) the corner of one’s eye

see someone or something at the edge of one’s field of vision:
out of the corner of his eye he could see Maisie

Middle English: from Anglo-Norman French, based on Latin cornu ‘horn, tip, corner’