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cavern

cav·ern

cavern

 
pronunciation:
kae vrn
parts of speech:
noun, transitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition: a large cave.
synonyms:
cave, grotto
similar words:
cavity, cove, den, hollow, mine, underground
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part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: caverned, caverning, caverns
definition 1: to enclose, as in a cavern.
synonyms:
cellar, chamber
similar words:
bury, cloister, entomb, immure, inter
definition 2: to make hollow, as a cavern.
synonyms:
burrow, excavate, hollow out, tunnel
similar words:
cave
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