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Meaning of "the Corner" in the English dictionary

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WHAT DOES THE CORNER MEAN IN ENGLISH?

The Corner

The Corner is a 2000 HBO drama television miniseries based on the nonfiction book The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood by David Simon and Ed Burns and adapted for television by Simon and David Mills. It premiered on premium cable network HBO in the United States on April 16, 2000, and concluded its six-part run on May 21, 2000. The series was released on DVD on July 22, 2003. It won the Primetime Emmy Award for Outstanding Miniseries in 2000. The Corner chronicles the life of a family living in poverty amid the open-air drug markets of West Baltimore. "The corner" is at the junction of West Fayette Street and North Monroe Street .

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE THE CORNER

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the Confederacy
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the Continent
the Continental System
the Cordeliers
the Cordilleras
the Cornish
the council
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WORDS THAT END LIKE THE CORNER

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Synonyms and antonyms of the Corner in the English dictionary of synonyms

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Translation of «the Corner» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF THE CORNER

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The translations of the Corner from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «the Corner» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

角落
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

el Rincón
570 millions of speakers

English

the Corner
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

कॉर्नर
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

الركن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Угловой
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

the Corner
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

কোনা
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Corner
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Sudut
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

die Ecke
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

コーナー
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

코너
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Ing Corner
85 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Vietnamese

Góc
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மூலையில்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

कोपरा
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

köşe
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

l´ angolo
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Narożnik
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

кутовий
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Corner
30 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Greek

το Corner
15 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Afrikaans

die Corner
14 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Swedish

Hörnet
10 millions of speakers
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Translator English - Norwegian

Corner
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of the Corner

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «THE CORNER»

The term «the Corner» is very widely used and occupies the 9.099 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «THE CORNER» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about the Corner

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «THE CORNER»

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1
The Corner: A Year in the Life of an Inner-City Neighborhood
This extraordinary book is a crucial look at the price of the drug culture and the poignant scenes of hope, caring, and love that astonishingly rise in the midst of a place America has abandoned.
David Simon, Edward Burns, 2013
2
Hotel on the Corner of Bitter and Sweet
‘You just gave me hope, Henry.
Jamie Ford, 2011
3
From the Corner of his Eye
Bartholomew Lampion is blinded at the age of three, when surgeons reluctantly remove his eyes to save him from a fast-spreading cancer, but although eyeless, Barty regains his sight when he is thirteen.
Dean Koontz, 2012
4
Death Around the Corner
Daquan Watson grows up in the most notorious, drug-infested housing projects in New Orleans, but when he hears hip hop music, it speaks to him in a new way, and he learns responsibilities as he tries to build a future with a rap company.
C-Murder (Rapper), 2007
5
The Corner Office: Indispensable and Unexpected Lessons from ...
The "Corner Office" columnist and head of a Pulitzer Prize-winning national reporting team draws on the insights of such leading CEOs as Microsoft's Steve Ballmer, Yahoo's Carol Bartz and DreamWorks's Jeffrey Katzenberg to identify proven ...
Adam Bryant, 2011
6
Around the Corner Crochet Borders: 150 Colorful, Creative ...
With this book, marvelous crochet borders are just around the corner.
Edie Eckman, 2010
7
A Place on the Corner
"--William Foote Whyte, author of "Street Corner Society" This paperback edition of "A Place on the Corner" marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of Elijah Anderson's sociological classic, a study of street corner life at a local ...
Elijah Anderson, 1981
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Nice Girls Don't Get the Corner Office: Unconscious Mistakes ...
In this new edition, internationally recognized executive coach Lois P. Frankel reveals a distinctive set of behaviors-over 130 in all-that women learn in girlhood that ultimately sabotage them as adults.
Lois P. Frankel, 2014
9
A Place on the Corner, Second Edition
This paperback edition of A Place on the Corner marks the twenty-fifth anniversary of Elijah Anderson's sociological classic, a study of street corner life at a local barroom/liquor store located in the ghetto on Chicago's South Side.
Elijah Anderson, 2003
10
Being a Black Man: At the Corner of Progress and Peril
Over the last 100 years, perhaps no segment of the American population has been more analyzed than black males.
Kevin Merida, 2007

6 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «THE CORNER»

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Corner Creek fire: 22000 acres, 5% contained
The Oregon Department of Forestry said on Saturday that the Corner Creek Fire continues to grow and is now estimated at 22,000 acres. It is only five percent ... «KOIN.com, Jul 15»
2
Search for man accused of shooting Berkeley deputy turns away …
The announcement came about a half-hour after Moncks Corner Police Chief ... at the Exxon gas station at the corner of U.S. 52 and Cypress Gardens Road. «ABC NEWS 4, May 15»
3
Fred Davis Arrested for DWI in Tysons Corner
Davis was taken into custody by Fairfax County officers at 3:45 p.m. at the corner of Gallows Road and Leesburg Pike, a short distance from the popular Tysons ... «CBS Local, Feb 14»
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Liam Hemsworth and Nina Dobrev - New Couple Alert?
The Corner Tavern is apparently a regular haunt for Hemsworth when he's in town. "I've seen him at least four times [here]," employee Tyler Wallace tells ... «People Magazine, Feb 14»
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Program Allows Philadelphia's Corner Stores To Give Customers A …
The corner store initiative offers four levels of participation. At the lowest tier, a store owner could get a $100 incentive to introduce four healthy items and receive ... «Fox News Latino, Jan 14»
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McCullough, portrayed in 'The Corner,' dies of apparent overdose
De'Andre L. McCullough, the young protagonist of the book “The Corner”, which chronicled a year on a drug-plagued street corner in West Baltimore and was ... «Baltimore Sun, Aug 12»

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« EDUCALINGO. The Corner [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/the-corner>. Dec 2019 ».
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