The definition of a recess is an indentation in a wall or other surface.
A separate room, section, or chamber:
A recess or hollow in a wall, as for a statue, bust, or vase
The definition of a nook is a part of a room which is separate from the rest of the room, or a secluded spot.
An outer room that opens into another room, often used as a waiting room.
A room intended or equipped for studying or writing.
An axis or shaft supporting a rotating part on a lathe.
A small, narrow opening; crack, as in a wall
(Informal) San Francisco Bay.
(Always in the singular) The people in a room. [from 17th c.]
Find another word for alcove. In this page you can discover 27 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for alcove, like: recess, compartment, niche, nook, anteroom, corner, cubicle, study, arbor, cranny and dinette.