What does DEN mean?

Definitions for DENdɛn

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. lair, den(noun)

    the habitation of wild animals

  2. hideout, hideaway, den(noun)

    a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws

  3. den(noun)

    a unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts

  4. den(noun)

    a room that is comfortable and secluded


  1. den(Noun)

    The home of certain animals.

    Daniel was put into the lionsu2019 den.

  2. den(Noun)

    A comfortable room not used for formal entertaining.

  3. den(Verb)

    To ensconce or hide oneself in (or as in) a den.

  4. Den(ProperNoun)

    A diminutive of the male given name Dennis.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Den(noun)

    a small cavern or hollow place in the side of a hill, or among rocks; esp., a cave used by a wild beast for shelter or concealment; as, a lion's den; a den of robbers

  2. Den(noun)

    a squalid place of resort; a wretched dwelling place; a haunt; as, a den of vice

  3. Den(noun)

    any snug or close retreat where one goes to be alone

  4. Den(noun)

    a narrow glen; a ravine; a dell

  5. Den(verb)

    to live in, or as in, a den

  6. Origin: [AS. denn; perh. akin to G. tenne floor, thrashing floor, and to AS. denu valley.]


  1. Den

    Den is a Kiev-based, centrist daily boardsheet newspaper. Founded in 1996, the paper has a circulation of about 60,000. It is linked to former prime minister Yevhen Marchuk - his wife Larysa Ivshyna is the paper's editor-in-chief. Den has been supporting Leonid Kuchma, NATO, and ties with the West. The paper is also notable by its annual photography contest, being the main photo event in Ukraine. Den is a member of UAPP.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Den

    den, n. the hollow lair of a wild beast: a kind of pit, a cave: a haunt of vice or misery: (coll.) a private retreat for work: (prov.) a narrow valley.—v.i. to retire to a den. [A.S. denn, a cave, and denu, a valley.]

  2. Den

    den, n. (obs.) for good-e'en, good-even.

The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz

  1. DEN

    A cavity. DENT To punch. DENTIST One who punches the face and fills cavities.

Anagrams for DEN »

  1. DNE, end, NDE, NED, Ned, ned


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of DEN in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of DEN in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Pauline Musariri:

    It is a mad man who gather in an angry Lion's den.

  2. Deodatta V. Shenai-Khatkhate:

    Eine der ältesten und gut akzeptiert Mythen, die den gr

  3. Hun Sen:

    If Hun Sen hadn't been willing to enter the tigers' den, how could we have caught the tigers?

  4. Hun Sen:

    If Hun Sen hadn't been willing to enter the tigers' den, how could we have caught the tigers ?

  5. John Stephenson:

    It's not surprising, wolves do tend to attempt to reproduce each year. We expected them to den again.

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