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Meaning of CAVERN

Pronunciation:  'kavurn

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
  1. [n]  a large cave or a large chamber in a cave
  2. [n]  any large dark enclosed space; "his eyes were dark caverns"
  3. [v]  hollow out as if making a cavern
 

CAVERN is a 6 letter word that starts with C.

 

 Synonyms: cavern out
 
 See Also: Carlsbad Caverns, cave, core out, enclosure, hollow, hollow out, natural enclosure

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Cav"ern\, n. [L. caverna, fr. cavus hollow: cf. F.
caverne.]
A large, deep, hollow place in the earth; a large cave.

 
Thesaurus Terms
 
 Related Terms: abri, antre, bunker, burrow, cave, cove, dugout, foxhole, grot, grotto, hole, lair, sewer, subterrane, subterranean, subway, tunnel, warren
 

 

 

 

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