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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (1)

1. a small recess opening off a larger room;
[syn: alcove, bay]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Alcove \Al"cove\ (?; 277), n. [F. alc[^o]ve, Sp. or Pg. alcoba, from Ar. al-quobbah arch, vault, tent.] 1. (Arch.) A recessed portion of a room, or a small room opening into a larger one; especially, a recess to contain a bed; a lateral recess in a library. [1913 Webster] 2. A small ornamental building with seats, or an arched seat, in a pleasure ground; a garden bower. --Cowper. [1913 Webster] 3. Any natural recess analogous to an alcove or recess in an apartment. [1913 Webster] The youthful wanderers found a wild alcove. --Falconer. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

alcove n 1: a small recess opening off a larger room [syn: alcove, bay]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

30 Moby Thesaurus words for "alcove": arbor, bay, belvedere, bower, carrel, conservatory, corner, cove, cranny, cubby, cubbyhole, cubicle, gazebo, glasshouse, greenhouse, inglenook, kiosk, lathhouse, niche, nook, oriel, pagoda, pergola, pitchhole, recess, recession, retreat, roomlet, snuggery, summerhouse