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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
Translations of “corner”
in Spanish tomar una curva…
in French prendre un virage…
in German um die Ecke fahren…
in Chinese (Traditional) 轉動, (車輛)轉彎…
in Russian загонять в угол…
in Turkish köşeye sıkıştırmak…
in Chinese (Simplified) 转动, (车辆)转弯…
in Polish przypierać do muru, osaczyć…
(Definition of corner verb from the Cambridge Learners Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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