den / dɛn /


den3 个定义

n. 名词 noun
  1. the lair or shelter of a wild animal, especially a predatory mammal.
  2. a room, often secluded, in a house or apartment, designed to provide a quiet, comfortable, and informal atmosphere for conversation, reading, writing, etc.
  3. a cave used as a place of shelter or concealment.
v. 有主动词 verb

denned, den·ning.

  1. to drive or pursue into its den.
  2. to kill inside its den.
v. 无主动词 verb

denned, den·ning.

  1. to live in or as if in a den.

den 近义词

n. 名词 noun

cavern, hideaway

n. 名词 noun

room for relaxation or informal


  1. It’s a notion that’s launched more than a few books and pseudo-docs, all hinging on the fact that most of the planet’s nether waters are unexplored—and therefore rife with primo dens for enigmatic beasts.
  2. Yet behind the we’re-just-here-to-help-folks-realize-their-dreams facade, I’d say the Silicon Valley company always has been a den of buttoned-up MBAs trying to optimize its e-commerce engine.
  3. Chestnut says that finding and measuring these dens would have provided insight as to how the mothers choose their nesting locations, and helped them protect areas of their park that could serve as dens in the future.
  4. Female wolverines use snowfall in the winter to build their natal dens, where they birth and take care of their young.
  5. This is especially true of the 1002 coastal plain portion, which has the largest number of polar bear dens in Alaska.
  6. In a chapter titled “Fox Den,” he braves brambles in an attempt to follow his neighborhood urban fox.
  7. It is unknown whether John Doe is David Neuman, who was once an executive at DEN.
  8. The occasion was his Pitch At The Palace event, a Dragon's den-style forum for entrepreneurs to seek investment.
  9. He introduces me to the head bartender, Peter Van Den Bossche.
  10. Heinz wrote the book in his makeshift den, a bantam-size office that he had constructed off the TV room in a corner of his garage.
  11. Over the mantel in our parlor we have a picture of the lion's den, and it is one of the choicest of our family treasures.
  12. "'Bared the lion in hith den—the Doog-dug-lath——'" Abraham stopped and took a long breath.
  13. Then he returned to the den and found his people recovering somewhat from their surprise.
  14. Mr. Ralph found me in his den, I was arranging one of his tables, and he said that he wanted to talk to me.
  15. Often the doctor came to Hill Street and sat for long periods with the general in that small, cosy room which was his den.