Definition and Meanings for alcove
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Part of Speech of alcove
Etymology of alcove
Meaning of alcove
- 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.
- a small ornamental building with seats, or an arched seat, in a pleasure ground; a garden bower.
- any natural recess analogous to an alcove or recess in an apartment.