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English definition of “corner”

corner

verb
 
 
/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.Capturing or taking possession of thingsGetting, receiving and accepting
corner the market to become so successful at selling or making a particular product that almost no one else sells or makes itStarting, succeeding and failing in business
(Definition of corner verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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