HyperDic: cavern

English > 3 senses of the word cavern:
NOUNobjectcavernany large dark enclosed space
objectcaverna large cave or a large chamber in a cave
VERBcontactcavern, cavern outhollow out as if making a cavern
cavern > pronunciation
Soundskae'vern
Rhymesadjourn ... yearn: 61 rhymes with ern...
English > cavern: 3 senses > noun 1, object
MeaningAny large dark enclosed space.
Example"his eyes were dark caverns"
Broaderenclosure, natural enclosureA naturally enclosed space
Verbscavernhollow out as if making a cavern
English > cavern: 3 senses > noun 2, object
MeaningA large cave or a large chamber in a cave.
InstancesCarlsbad CavernsA group of caverns in southeastern New Mexico noted for their stalactites and stalagmites
BroadercaveA geological formation consisting of an underground enclosure with access from the surface of the ground or from the sea
Spanishcaverna, gruta
Catalanbalma, caverna, gruta
Adjectivescavernousbeing or suggesting a cavern
Verbscavernhollow out as if making a cavern
English > cavern: 3 senses > verb 1, contact
Meaninghollow out as if making a cavern.
PatternSomebody ----s something
Synonymcavern out
Broaderhollow, hollow out, core outRemove the interior of
Spanishcavar, minar
Nounscaverna large cave or a large chamber in a cave
cavernany large dark enclosed space

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