Synonyms for Cornered:


under attack (adjective)
at bay, treed.


cornered (noun)
trapped, at bay, unfree, treed.


acquired (verb)
collected, amassed, taken, Purchased, Garnered, Fetched, Bagged, won, Annexed, secured, Gotten, Captured, acquired, Reaped, Procured, Claimed, Got, Incurred, Took, Lured, Palmed, Harvested, Obtained, assumed, added, Wrangled, landed, Pocketed, Caught, Scored, accumulated, heaped, Retrieved, Bought, received, netted.

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Other relevant words:
trapped, at bay, unfree, treed.

Usage examples for cornered

  1. Gleason saw he was cornered – Marion's Faith. by Charles King
  2. It was all very well for Mr. Shalders to say he talked to boys; he was cornered again, as his shrug confessed. – The Complete Project Gutenberg Works of George Meredith by George Meredith
  3. The principal magistrate was a very dignified old gentleman, with silver buckles on his shoes, velvet small- clothes, a three- cornered hat on his head, and a silver- mounted sword by his side. – Hurricane Hurry by W.H.G. Kingston