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    In (someone's) corner

    On someone's side, supporting someone (in a boxing match each boxer has his own corner)

    Corner the market

    To have advantage on the market; to dominate a particular market with something

    To turn the corner

    To go through a critical situation; to pass a crucial point

    Paint oneself into a corner

    To get into a bad situation that is difficult or impossible to escape

    Out of the corner of one's eye

    With a quick glance at something

    Just around the corner

    Something very close; not a distant place or event

    Carter Burwell

    Death is always around the corner, but often our society gives it inordinate help.

    Enid Nemy

    Even at the United Nations, where legend has it that the building was designed so that there could be no corner offices, the expanse of glass in individual offices is said to be a dead giveaway as to rank. Five windows are excellent, one window not so great.


    Women have to harness their power - its absolutely true. It's just learning not to take the first no. And if you can't go straight ahead, you go around the corner.

    Stevie Nicks

    You know, the man of my dreams might walk round the corner tomorrow. I'm older and wiser and I think I'd make a great girlfriend. I live in the realm of romantic possibility.

    To fight one's corner

    To defend oneself; to defend one's case

    Drive (someone) into a corner

    To put someone in a bad situation with limited or no options

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