Part of speech:
A small, localized unit of Cub Scouts
The definition of a lair is a secret, secluded or private place, especially one used by an animal.
A Local chapter of the Fraternal Order of Eagles.
Any place or part that holds, envelops, generates, etc.
The process of receding from a position or of becoming smaller:
Leaving the nest a short time after hatching. Used of a bird.
1898, Winston Churchill, chapter 8, The Celebrity:
The definition of a cave is a hollow place, particularly one inside the earth.
Any high and remote but commanding place.
A temporary burst of activity
(Chemistry) A functional entity consisting of certain atoms whose presence provides a certain property to a molecule, such as the methyl group.
A crowd of busy, very active people
An institution where people are cared for:
A central point or focus of infection by bacteria or other pathogens.
A large number of insects or other small organisms, especially when in motion.
To snuggle is to move into a warm position, or to cuddle.
To rub or push against gently with or as if with the nose or snout:
move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
A place often visited
Living in the nest of another species
Find another word for nest. In this page you can discover 31 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for nest, like: den, lair, cradle, aerie, womb, incubator, retreat, nidifugous, abode, aery and brook.