4 Letters
3 Consonants
1 Vowels
1 Syllables
Origin/Roots
Old English
Type Of Speech
You can use nest as a noun or as a verb in a sentence.
Word Information
A 1 syllables noun with the letters e, n, s and t, 3 consonants, 1 vowels and 1 syllables. The starting characters are n, ne, nes, and ending characters are t, st, est, with 4 letters..
Noun Examples
a kind of gun emplacement;
"a machine-gun nest";
"a nest of snipers"
furniture pieces made to fit close together
a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality;
"a nest of thieves"
a cosy or secluded retreat
a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
Verb Examples
gather nests
move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position;
"We cuddled against each other to keep warm";
"The children snuggled into their sleeping bags"
fit together or fit inside;
"nested bowls"
inhabit a nest, usually after building;
"birds are nesting outside my window every Spring"

Synonyms (Cognitive Synonyms) For "Nest"

There are 287 synonyms available. These are words that have a similar meaning, mean the same thing or have close definition to nest.

Synonym Definition
Abidancethe act of abiding (enduring without yielding)
Abideput up with something or somebody unpleasant
"I cannot bear his constant criticism"
"The new secretary had to endure a lot of unprofessional remarks"
"he learned to tolerate the heat"
"She stuck out two years in a miserable marriage"
Abiding Place
Abodehousing that someone is living in
"he built a modest dwelling near the pond"
"they raise money to provide homes for the homeless"
Absorbcause to become one with
"The sales tax is absorbed into the state income tax"
Addresssocial skill
Aeriethe lofty nest of a bird of prey (such as a hawk or eagle)
Aeryany habitation at a high altitude
Anchorfix firmly and stably
"anchor the lamppost in concrete"
Apiarya shed containing a number of beehives

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Anagrams

There are 2 anagrams from nest.

Anagram Definition
Nesta kind of gun emplacement
"a machine-gun nest"
"a nest of snipers"
Sent100 senti equal 1 kroon

View English words with the unique letters used in nest. Words With The Letters Enst

Hypernyms

Nest has 2 hypernyms.

Word Definition
Gun Emplacement
Weapons Emplacement

Names With The Word "Nest"

58 names are spelled with nest.

Name Male Female
ErnestineNoYes
ErnestYesNo
EarnestYesNo
EarnestineNoYes
ErnestinaNoYes

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