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 Dictionary entry overview: What does alcove mean? 

ALCOVE (noun)
  The noun ALCOVE has 1 sense:

1. a small recess opening off a larger room

  Familiarity information: ALCOVE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

ALCOVE (noun)

Sense 1alcove [BACK TO TOP]


A small recess opening off a larger room

Classified under:

Nouns denoting man-made objects


alcove; bay

Hypernyms ("alcove" is a kind of...):

niche; recess (an enclosure that is set back or indented)

Hyponyms (each of the following is a kind of "alcove"):

carrel; carrell; cubicle; stall (small individual study area in a library)

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