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Meaning of “cave in” - Learner’s Dictionary

cave in

phrasal verb with cave     /keɪv/ verb
FALL If a ceiling, roof, or other structure caves in, it breaks and falls into the space below.Falling and droppingMoving downwards
AGREE to agree to something that you were against before, after someone has persuaded you or made you afraid: The company has finally caved in to the demands of the unions.Accepting and agreeing reluctantlyAccepting and agreeingApproving and approvalDecisions and deciding
(Definition of cave in from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
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