Meaning of “corner” - Learner’s Dictionary


verb uk us /ˈkɔːnər/

[ T ] to force a person or animal into a situation or place from which it is hard to escape:

His attackers cornered him in a dark alley.
corner the market

to become so successful at selling or making a particular product that almost no one else sells or makes it

(Definition of “corner verb” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)