Synonyms of 'nest'
1 roostDictionary, eyrieI can see an eagle's nest on the rocks.
2 lairDictionary, den, burrowHe discovered a rats' nest built from the remains of cardboard boxes.
3 refugeDictionary, resort, retreatHe moved into a £2,000-a-month love nest with his blonde mistress.
We climbed up a winding track towards a mountain refuge.
a genteel resort on the south coast
He spent yesterday in his country retreat.
a favourite summer haunt for yachtsmen
The walls of his den were covered in posters.
The bandits fled to a remote mountain hideaway.
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A burrow is a tunnel or hole in the ground that is dug by an animal such as a rabbit.
a rabbit's burrow
The skunk makes its den in burrows and hollow logs.
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Thesaurus for nest from the Collins English Thesaurus
A bird's nest is the home that it makes to lay its eggs in.