Definition of niche
What does the word niche mean?
part of speech: noun, transitive verb
Shallow recess in wall to contain statue, vase, &c.; (fig.) place destined for person\'s occupation, esp. n. in the temple of fame, right to be remembered for one\'s achievements. (Vb) place (statue &c.) in n. (usu. in p.p.); ensconce, settle, (esp. oneself, or in p.p.) in some hollow or corner. [French]