cave

  • 21 cave in — {v.} 1. To fall or collapse inward. * /The mine caved in and crushed three miners./ * /Don t climb on that old roof. It might cave in./ 2. {informal} To weaken and be forced to give up. * /The children begged their father to take them to the… …

    Dictionary of American idioms

  • 22 Cave In — Allgemeine Information …

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  • 23 Cave —   [keɪv ], Nick (Nicholas), australischer Sänger, * Warracknabeal 22. 9. 1957; gründete 1977 die Gruppe »Boys Next Door«, die, 1979 in »Birthday Party« umbenannt, durch innovativen Punk und New Wave bekannt wurde. 1983 gründete er mit Blixa… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 24 cave-in — noun count the sudden fall of the roof of a CAVE or mine …

    Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • 25 cave — (izg. kȁve) uzv. DEFINICIJA 1. čuvaj se!, pazi!, budi na oprezu! [cave canem [i] (izg. kȃve kȃnem)[/i] čuvaj se psa] 2. med. uz naziv lijeka, zabrana uzimanja lijeka ETIMOLOGIJA lat …

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  • 26 cave — Cave, ou Cavette, f. penacut. Tantost se prend pour ce lieu cavé dans terre sous voute, auquel on met la vaisselle à vin, Cella vinaria, cauea vinaria. Il vient dudit mot Latin Cauea, qui signifie un lieu creusé en terre à vuyde. Et tantost est… …

    Thresor de la langue françoyse

  • 27 cave — ► NOUN ▪ a large natural underground chamber. ► VERB (cave in) 1) subside or collapse. 2) submit under pressure. DERIVATIVES caver noun. ORIGIN from Latin cavus hollow …

    English terms dictionary

  • 28 Cave [1] — Cave (Geogr.), so v.w. Cava …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 29 Cave [2] — Cave (spr. Kehw), 1) William, geb. 1637 zu Picwel in der Grafschaft Leicester u. gest. 1713 als Canonicus in Windsor; er schr.: Primitive Christianity, Lond. 1673 u.ö. (französisch Amst. 1702, 2 Bde.); Hist. litteraria scriptorum ecclesiasticorum …

    Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • 30 cave in — index break (fracture), succumb Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …

    Law dictionary

  • 31 CAVE — magnus vicus in Bithyuia. Xenoph. Hist. l. 2 …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 32 cave — /kav/ s.f., fr. (propr. cantina ), in ital. invar. (mus., teatr.) [nome di locali tipici parigini posti in uno scantinato, in voga spec. negli anni Cinquanta, nei quali si svolgono spettacoli musicali] ▶◀ cantinetta, tavernetta. ‖ cabaret,… …

    Enciclopedia Italiana

  • 33 cave! — [ka̱we; zu lat. cavere = sich hüten, sich vorsehen]: „Vorsicht!“, „vermeide!“ …

    Das Wörterbuch medizinischer Fachausdrücke

  • 34 cave-in — n 1.) when the roof of something such as a mine falls in 2.) when someone stops opposing something …

    Dictionary of contemporary English

  • 35 cave — s. f. 1. Adega ou frasqueira subterrânea. 2. Pavimento inferior de uma casa, destinado a arrumações ou habitação. 3. Sochão. 4. Cava …

    Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • 36 cave — /fr. kav/ [fr. «cantina», dal lat. cava(m) «cava»] s. f. inv. tavernetta, cantinetta …

    Sinonimi e Contrari. Terza edizione

  • 37 cave — succumb, submit, *yield, capitulate, relent, defer, bow …

    New Dictionary of Synonyms

  • 38 cave-in — cave′ in n. 1) a collapse, as of anything hollow 2) cvb a site of such a collapse 3) cvb surrender or yielding to another • Etymology: 1700–10 …

    From formal English to slang

  • 39 cave — [n] hole in land formation cavern, cavity, den, grotto, hollow, pothole, rock shelter, subterrane, subterranean area; concept 509 …

    New thesaurus

  • 40 cavé — Cavé, [cav]ée. part …

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