Meaning of “cave” in the English Dictionary

"cave" in British English

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cavenoun [ C ]

uk /keɪv/ us /keɪv/

caveverb [ I ]

uk /keɪv/ us /keɪv/

informal also cave in to agree to something that you would not agree to before, after someone has persuaded you or threatened you:

After protests from customers, the company caved and removed the item from its stores.
I knew he'd cave if they offered him more money.

Phrasal verb(s)

(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)