cavern


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Synonyms for cavern

cave

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Synonyms for cavern

a hollow beneath the earth's surface

Synonyms

Synonyms for cavern

any large dark enclosed space

a large cave or a large chamber in a cave

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hollow out as if making a cavern

References in classic literature ?
The barkings which had been heard, which had stopped the three fishermen engaged in moving the boat, and had brought Aramis and Porthos out of the cavern, now seemed to come from a deep gorge within about a league of the grotto.
They re-entered, but had scarcely proceeded a hundred steps in the darkness, when a noise like the hoarse sigh of a creature in distress resounded through the cavern, and breathless, rapid, terrified, a fox passed like a flash of lightning before the fugitives, leaped over the boat and disappeared, leaving behind its sour scent, which was perceptible for several seconds under the low vaults of the cave.
The hounds at the same moment rushed into the grotto like an avalanche, and the depths of the cavern were filled with their deafening cries.
This same Belt had once enabled Roquat the Red to carry out many wicked plans; but that was before Ozma and her people marched to the underground cavern and captured it.
Being assured of this I returned to the cavern, and amassed a rich treasure of diamonds, rubies, emeralds, and jewels of all kinds which strewed the ground.
At length they spoke together, earnestly, in the Delaware language, when Uncas, passing by the inner and most concealed aperture, cautiously left the cavern.
He approached the further end of the cavern, to an outlet, which, like the others, was concealed by blankets; and removing the thick screen, breathed the fresh and reviving air from the cataract.
The rocky island and the two caverns are known to every traveler, since the former sustains the pier of a bridge, which is now thrown across the river, immediately above the fall.
After having touched, felt, examined these treasures, Edmond rushed through the caverns like a man seized with frenzy; he leaped on a rock, from whence he could behold the sea.
The increased trading of natural gas has given impetus to the development of salt cavern type storage sites, as these sites allow faster injections and withdrawals of natural gas than other types of storage facilities.
Cavern Club: The Inside Story gives readers an insight into the legendary venue after it was reopened in 1966 - when Debbie's dad, the late Alf Geoghegan, took over the helm.
South Caernarfon Creameries (SCC) developed its Welsh Slate Cavern Aged Cheddar exclusively for Sainsbury's under the supermarket's Taste the Difference brand.
The original Cavern club opened its doors on January 16, 1957, and was Liverpool's first venue dedicated to live popular music.
That means you can be very cost-effective because you need one well and one structure for each cavern.
PAA Natural Gas Storage, LLC has started commercial operations on the second of three storage caverns at its Pine Prairie facility in Evangeline Parish, LA, increasing aggregate working gas capacity to 13.