Definitions for lairlɛər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word lair

Princeton's WordNet

  1. lair, den(noun)

    the habitation of wild animals


  1. lair(Noun)

    A place inhabited by a wild animal, often a cave or a hole in the ground.

  2. lair(Noun)

    A place inhabited by a criminal or criminals, a superhero or a supervillain.

  3. lair(Verb)

    To mire.

  4. lair(Verb)

    To become mired.

  5. Origin: From leġer, from legran, from leǵh-.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Lair(noun)

    a place in which to lie or rest; especially, the bed or couch of a wild beast

  2. Lair(noun)

    a burying place

  3. Lair(noun)

    a pasture; sometimes, food

  4. Origin: [OE. leir, AS. leger; akin to D. leger, G. lager couch, lair, OHG. legar, Goth. ligrs, and to E. lie. See Lie to be prostrate, and cf. Layer, Leaguer.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Lair

    lār, n. a lying-place, esp. the den or retreat of a wild beast: (Scot.) the ground for one grave in a burying-place. [A.S. leger, a couch—licgan, to lie down; Dut. leger, Ger. lager.]

  2. Lair

    lār, v.i. (Scot.) to sink in mud.—n. mire, a bog, a quagmire. [Ice. leir, mud.]

Anagrams for lair »

  1. aril

  2. rial

  3. rail

  4. lari

  5. liar

  6. lira


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of lair in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of lair in Pythagorean Numerology is: 4

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