nest

3 ENTRIES FOUND:

nest

noun

Definition of NEST

1
a place or environment that favors the development of something <suspected that the elite private universities were a nest of antigovernment sentiments>
2
a place where a person goes to hide or to avoid others <headed back to her cozy nest in the mountains for a little rest and relaxation>
Synonyms concealment, covert, den, hermitage, hideaway, hidey-hole (or hidy-hole), lair, nest

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