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Definition of den:

  1. A narrow glen; a ravine; a dell.
  2. A small cavern or hollow place in the side of a hill, or among rocks; esp., a cave used by a wild beast for shelter or concealment; as, a lion's den; a den of robbers.
  3. A squalid place of resort; a wretched dwelling place; a haunt; as, a den of vice.
  4. Any snug or close retreat where one goes to be alone.
  5. To live in, or as in, a den.


hole, hideout, study, sanctum, lair, hideaway, protection, room, covert, hide-out, place, show, cave, shelter, hollow, retreat, burrow.

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