lair lair  /ˈlɛr/

Definition(s):

  • (n) the habitation of wild animals

Usage(s):

  1. Grendel limps back to his lair, where his mother she has no name, so we'll call her Grendma watches him die.
  2. That conviction may have been bolstered by a cache of documents and computer discs found in Abu Zubaydah's lair in central Pakistan.
  3. Enter Milo into Andrew's lair.

News

  1. 'Gunpoint' Far Exceeds Sales Expectations, Designer Looks for Linux and Mac Versions

    by Joseph Leray We at the MTV Multiplayer offices -- more a secret lair, really, nestled somewhere in the Adirondacks -- have been remiss in our coverage of Tom Francis' "Gunpoint," a stealth-puzzle game by way of electrical engineering and film noir. By that, I mean that we haven't covered it at all, which is [...]
    on June 20, 2013     Source: MTV

  2. 'Kick-Ass 2' Set Visit: Go Inside The Evil Lair

    by Brett White With twice as many heroes and villains suiting up for the sequel, there are twice as many asses to be kicked in "Kick-Ass 2." MTV News paid a visit to the film's set, specifically the super villain hideout dubbed "The Evil Lair." "They got a shark," says newcomer Donald Faison, listing the [...]
    on June 18, 2013     Source: MTV

  3. Lair, Thompson get honors from Special Olympics Kansas

    John Lair and Aaron Thompson, both of Special Olympics New Hope, came home from the Special Olympics Kansas Summer Games in Wichita with distinguished service awards.
    on June 15, 2013     Source: The Morning Sun

Quotes

  1. "The PlayStation 3 seems to have a lack of killer apps ...... but games like 'Lair' are more like Sony saying we're building a solid library," Hsu said. "You don't want to be defined by just one game."
    on May 31, 2007 By: Dan Hsu Source: Washington Post

  2. "Our military has hit them hard and with success. This is in part due to the fact that their lair is becoming smaller because our grasp on peace in Mindanao and Southern Philippines has become wider," Mrs. Arroyo said in a statement.
    on Jan 27, 2007 By: President Gloria Macapagal Arroyo Source: Manila Bulletin

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