The word that hides in the recess of your wall
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Mnemonic – All covered gifts are kept inside a recess or niche in the wall
Word – Alcove
a) a recess or niche in the wall
b) a partly enclosed extension connected to a room
Part of Speech – noun
Synonyms – nook, bower, compartment
1 An old couple was holding hands while they enjoyed the view from an alcove in the garden.
2 They had beautifully utilized the space in their small bedroom which had an alcove for the bed.
3 Hundreds of years ago, a family died together in an alcove when Pompeii was devastated by a volcano but even today many visitors look at the casts which show their postures when they died.
4 Many people build an alcove in their drawing room and decorate it with items like photos, showpieces etc.
5 We used to sit for hours in the alcove in that old building discussing everything from sports to teachers.