cavern


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Synonyms for cavern

cave

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Synonyms for cavern

a hollow beneath the earth's surface

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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 ?
Goosal, though in fear and trembling, was lead through it, and came to another cavern, vaster than the first.
The natural taste and true ear of David governed and modified the sounds to suit the confined cavern, every crevice and cranny of which was filled with the thrilling notes of their flexible voices.
So we went back and got the canoe, and paddled up abreast the cavern, and lugged all the traps up there.
When I was sure that I was not dreaming, I realised that it was doubtless some little animal which had found its way into the cavern from the sea, and when disturbed had fled, showing me a means of escape which I could never have discovered for myself.
So, if you wish to go over the cavern and make the round of the lagoon, you must take advantage of to-day, M.
An examination of the exterior of the cavern left the Judge in doubt whether it was one of Nature’s frolics that had thrown it into that shape, or whether it had been wrought by the hands of man, at some earlier period.
Whoever had gazed into the dismal obscurity of the broad cavern mouth, whence ever and anon darted huge tongues of dusky flame, and had seen the strange, half-shaped monsters, and visions of faces horribly grotesque, into which the smoke seemed to wreathe itself, and had heard the awful murmurs, and shrieks, and deep, shuddering whispers of the blast, sometimes forming themselves into words almost articulate, would have seized upon Mr.
Of a water that flows, With a lullaby sound, From a spring but a very few Feet under ground -- From a cavern not very far Down under ground.
About eighteen months or two years after the events which terminate this story, when search was made in that cavern for the body of Olivier le Daim, who had been hanged two days previously, and to whom Charles VIII.
Echo bore it to her purple cavern in the hills, and woke the sleeping shepherds from their dreams.
On my part I have just issued directions that a bark should be rolled on rollers to the mouth of the great cavern of Locmaria, which you know, where we have so often lain in wait for the foxes.
But we can't live long in this cavern, that's certain.
Therefore the King stormed and raved all by himself, walking up and down in his jewel-studded cavern and getting angrier all the time.
Over this cavern was a big sign, which Dorothy read with much curiosity, speaking the words aloud that all might know what they said:
Then she went into the cavern and lay down upon the sand.