nest noun

ADJ. ant's, bird's, wasp's, etc.

VERB + NEST build, make | sit on The male and female take turns to sit on the nest. | fly, leave The young ones have flown the nest.

NEST + NOUN site The male uses song to attract a female to his nest site. | hole

PREP. away from a/the ~ A rat took the egg while the mother was away from the nest. | in/inside a/the ~ The snake will attack if disturbed inside its nest. | on a/the ~ The female spends all her time on the nest.