Associations to the word «Den»


DEN, noun. A small cavern or hollow place in the side of a hill, or among rocks; especially, a cave used by a wild animal for shelter or concealment.
DEN, noun. A squalid or wretched place; a haunt.
DEN, noun. A comfortable room not used for formal entertaining.
DEN, noun. (UK) (Scotland) (obsolete) A narrow glen; a ravine; a dell.
DEN, verb. (reflexive) To ensconce or hide oneself in (or as in) a den.
DEN, abbreviation. Abbreviation of denier (a unit of weight)
DEN, proper noun. A diminutive of the male given name Dennis.
DEN BOSCH, proper noun. A city in North Brabant, the Netherlands, officially known as 's-Hertogenbosch.
DEN MOTHER, noun. An adult (female) leader of a Cub Scout den
DEN MOTHER, noun. A person who plays the role of leader or protector of a group
DEN OF INIQUITY, noun. (idiomatic) A place of immoral behavior, usually of a sexual type.

Dictionary definition

DEN, noun. The habitation of wild animals.
DEN, noun. A hiding place; usually a remote place used by outlaws.
DEN, noun. A unit of 8 to 10 cub scouts.
DEN, noun. A room that is comfortable and secluded.

Wise words

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