Definitions for DENdɛn
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
dendɛn(n.; v.)denned, den•ning.
(n.)the lair or shelter of a wild animal, esp. a predatory mammal.
Category: Biology, Zoology
a room in a home designed to provide a comfortable atmosphere for conversation, reading, etc.
a cave used as a place of shelter or concealment.
a squalid place:
dens of misery.
one of the units of a Cub Scout pack.
(v.i.)to live in or as if in a den.
Origin of den:
bef. 1000; ME; OE denn, c. MD, MLG denne low ground, OHG tenni floor
the habitation of wild animals
hideout, hideaway, den(noun)
a hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws
a unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts
a room that is comfortable and secluded
Kernerman English Learner's Dictionary
a room in a house for relaxing, informal activities
***a comfortable couch in the den
a hidden place where animals such as lions sleep
***a lion's/fox's/bear's den
The home of certain animals.
Daniel was put into the lionsu2019 den.
A comfortable room not used for formal entertaining.
To ensconce or hide oneself in (or as in) a den.
A diminutive of the male given name Dennis.
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
a squalid place of resort; a wretched dwelling place; a haunt; as, a den of vice
any snug or close retreat where one goes to be alone
a narrow glen; a ravine; a dell
to live in, or as in, a 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.
The Foolish Dictionary, by Gideon Wurdz
A cavity. DENT To punch. DENTIST One who punches the face and fills cavities.
Translations for DEN
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
the home of a wild beast
a lion's den.
- covilPortuguese (BR)
- doupě, noraCzech
- die HöhleGerman
- hule; leje; burDanish
- φωλιά, λημέριGreek
- لانه؛ کومهFarsi
- brlog, skrovišteCroatian
- greni, bæliIcelandic
- (야수의) 잠자리Korean
- guolis, urvasLithuanian
- ala; migaLatvian
- لانه؛ کومهPersian
- غار، دڅيروونكو (درنده حيواناتو استو ګنځى، دغلواستوګنځى، دځان له پاره ښايسته وړو كى كوټهPashto
- vizuină, bârlogRomanian
- берлога, логовоRussian
- håla, lya, kulaSwedish
- 獸穴Chinese (Trad.)
- печера; лігвоUkrainian
- جنگلی جانور کا بھٹUrdu
- hang của thú dữVietnamese
- 兽穴Chinese (Simp.)
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