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lair

lair

 
pronunciation:
leIr
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a wild animal's shelter; den.
The bear is now hibernating in its lair.
synonyms:
covert
similar words:
burrow, den, hole, nest
definition 2: a human hideout or refuge.
synonyms:
hideaway, refuge, sanctum
similar words:
asylum, harbor, haven, hermitage, hideout, retreat, sanctuary, shelter
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