Meaning of “cave” in the English Dictionary

"cave" in British English

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cavenoun [ C ]

uk /keɪv/ us /keɪv/

B1 a large hole in the side of a hill, cliff, or mountain, or one that is underground

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caveverb [ I ]

uk /keɪv/ us /keɪv/

(Definition of “cave” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

"cave" in American English

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cavenoun [ C ]

us /keɪv/

a large hole in the side of a hill, cliff, or mountain, or underground:

It was very dark and cold inside the cave.

(Definition of “cave” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)