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nest /nest/
  • danh từ
    • tổ, ổ (chim, chuột...)
      • a bird's nest: tổ chim
      • a wasp's nest: tổ ong bắp cày
    • nơi ẩn náu, sào huyệt (trộm cướp...)
      • a nest of pirates: sào huyệt kẻ cướp
    • bộ đồ xếp lồng vào nhau
      • a nest of tables: bộ bàn xếp lồng vào nhau
      • a nest of boxes: bộ hộp xếp lồng vào nhau
    • to feather one's nest
      • (xem) feather
    • it's an ill bord that fouls its own nest
      • (tục ngữ) chẳng hay gì vạch áo cho người xem lưng
  • nội động từ
    • làm tổ
    • tìm tổ chim, bắt tổ chim
      • to go nesting: đi bắt tổ chim
    • ẩn núp, ẩn mình
    • ngoại động từ
      • đặt vào ổ
      • ((thường) động tính từ quá khứ) xếp lồng vào nhau
        • nested boxes: những hộp xếp lồng vào nhau
      • (kỹ thuật) lắp (mộng)
    Concise Dictionary
    +a structure in which animals lay eggs or give birth to their young
    +a kind of gun emplacement
    +a cosy or secluded retreat
    +a gang of people (criminals or spies or terrorists) assembled in one locality
    +furniture pieces made to fit close together
    +inhabit a nest, usually after building
    +fit together or fit inside
    +move or arrange oneself in a comfortable and cozy position
    +gather nests

    Thesaurus Dictionary
    1 roost, perch, eyrie or US also aerie, den, lair:
    The birds, which mate for life, return to the same nest each year.
    2 snuggery, retreat, refuge, haunt, hideaway, hide-out; resort:
    We have a little nest in the country which we escape to at weekends.

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