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caveman

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noun cave·man \ˈkāv-ˌman\

Simple Definition of caveman

  • : a person who lived in a cave in ancient times

  • : a man who acts in a very rude and aggressive way

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of caveman

  1. 1 :  a cave dweller especially of the Stone Age

  2. 2 :  a man who acts in a rough or crude manner

Examples of caveman in a sentence

  1. <married a caveman who spends all his free time swigging beer and watching sports on TV>



1865

First Known Use of caveman

1865


CAVEMAN Defined for Kids

caveman

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noun cave·man \ˈkāv-ˌman\

Definition of caveman for Students

plural cavemen \-ˌmen\

  1. :  a person living in a cave especially during the Stone Age




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