cornered cornered  /ˈkɔr nərd/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) forced to turn and face attackers

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. When a reporter cornered Sanford in the Atlanta airport June 24, however, the governor revealed that he'd been in Buenos Aires.
  2. But unlike Garbo, who was often cornered by paparazzi in her Manhattan neighborhood, Bettie seemingly did disappear.
  3. Then a secretary interrupts a board meeting in Boston with news that an unknown buyer has cornered a huge block of the stock.

News

  1. Bruins try to make own mark in Westwood

    On the baseball diamond, they're cornered by the Angels — with Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton — and Magic Johnson's Dodgers.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Clarion-Ledger

  2. UCLA demands the spotlight in CWS

    On the baseball diamond, they sit cornered by the Angels with Albert Pujols and Josh Hamilton and in the midst of Magic Johnson and the Dodgers.
    on June 23, 2013     Source: The Lafayette Daily Advertiser

  3. Sheriff log: Subject cornered in his garage by vicious dog

    Date of Report: 6/20/2013 Time of Report: 17:40 Deputy Name: Galletti, Donna Report Number: 03731-13 Charges: M-2 Suspect Arrested Y/N: No Arrestee: None Location: pebble beach Synopsis: RP reported being cornered in his garage by a vicious dog on Sunday, June 16, 2013 at 1700 hours.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: The Monterey County Herald

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