Synonyms and Antonyms of corner
a difficult, puzzling, or embarrassing situation from which there is no easy escape
- The writers have gotten themselves into a corner on that TV show.
bind, catch-22, dilemma, fix, hole, impasse, jam, mire, pickle, predicament, quagmire, spot
hot water, soup
pinch, plight, quandary, scrape, trouble
deadlock, halt, logjam, stalemate, standstill
clutch, crisis, crossroad, emergency, exigency, juncture, strait
a place where roads meet
- We'll meet at the corner tomorrow.
a point in a chain of events at which an important change (as in one's fortunes) occurs
- The president believes that we have turned a corner in the war on the disease.
break, capper, clincher, crusher, highlight, topper
conversion, metamorphosis, transfiguration, transformation, turnabout, turnaround
boiling point, breaking point, clutch, conjuncture, crisis, crossroad(s), crunch, emergency, head, juncture, zero hour