lair
[lɛː]
NOUN
lairs (plural noun)
  1. a place where a wild animal lives.
    "the badgers carried the food back to their lair"
    synonyms:
    den · burrow · hole · lie · covert · tunnel · dugout · hollow · cave ·
Origin
Old English leger ‘resting place, bed’, of Germanic origin; related to Dutch leger ‘bed, camp’ and German Lager ‘storehouse’, also to lie1. Compare with laager, lager, and leaguer2.
lair
[lɛː]
NOUN
lairs (plural noun)
  1. a flashily dressed man who enjoys showing off.
VERB
lairs (third person present) · laired (past tense) · laired (past participle) · lairing (present participle)
  1. dress or behave in a flashy manner.
    "some of us laired up in Assam silk suits"
Origin
1930s: back-formation from lairy.
Words starting with lair:
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How to use lair in a sentence?
the badgers carried the food back to their lair.
he led the police to the criminals' lair.
some of us laired up in Assam silk suits.
How to say lair in other languages?
Laguages Translations
Afrikaans lêplek
Arabic (NOUN)عرين, مخبأ, العرين, عرينه, المخبأ
Bangla ডেরা
Bosnian (Latin) jazbina
Bulgarian (NOUN)бърлогата, леговище
Cantonese (Traditional) 巢穴
Catalan (NOUN)cau
Chinese Simplified 巢穴
Chinese Traditional 巢穴
Croatian (NOUN)brlog, jazbina, skroviste, leglo
Czech (NOUN)doupě, pelíšek, nory
Danish (NOUN)tilflugtsted, hule
Dutch (NOUN)hol
Estonian (NOUN)urg, koopas
Filipino pugad
Finnish (NOUN)pesään, pesä
French (NOUN)tanière, repaire, antre, tannière
German (NOUN)Höhle, Versteck, Unterschlupf, Nest
Greek (NOUN)λημέρι, φωλιά
Hebrew (NOUN)המאורה, במאורה, מאורת
Hindi (NOUN)खोह, अड्डे
Hmong Daw tsiaj chaw nyob
Hungarian (NOUN)barlangjába
Indonesian (NOUN)sarang
Italian (NOUN)tana, covo, antro
Japanese (NOUN)隠れ家, レアー, 棲家, ねぐら, 巣
Korean (NOUN)소굴, 은신처, 레어
Latvian (NOUN)miteklis
Norwegian Bokmål hule
Persian (NOUN)آشیانه, لانه
Polish (NOUN)legowiska
Portuguese (NOUN)covil, 's Lair, toca, esconderijo, antro
Querétaro Otomi Guarida
Romanian (NOUN)vizuina, bârlogul
Russian (NOUN)логово, берлоге
Serbian (Cyrillic) јазбина
Serbian (Latin) jazbina
Slovak (NOUN)doupě, brlohu, dúpä
Slovenian (NOUN)brlog
Spanish (NOUN)guarida, cubil, madriguera, querencia
Swedish (NOUN)lya, håla
Telugu లాతూర్
Thai ซ่อน
Turkish (NOUN)inine, sığınak
Ukrainian (NOUN)лігво
Urdu کھوہ
Welsh wâl
Yucatec Maya Guarida
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