Definition of “caveman” - English Dictionary

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“caveman” in British English

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cavemannoun [ C ]

uk /ˈkeɪv.mæn/ us /ˈkeɪv.mæn/ plural -men uk /-men/ us

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

“caveman” in American English

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cavemannoun [ C ]

us /ˈkeɪvˌmæn/ plural -men /ˈkeɪvˌmen/

a person who lived in the past, early in human history, when humans made tools from stone and often lived in caves

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