Simple Definition of cavernous
of a building or room : resembling a large cave : very large
Examples of cavernous
We toured the cavernous airplane hangar.
The dance was held in a cavernous hall.
First Known Use of cavernous
CAVERNOUS Defined for Kids
Definition of cavernous
1 : having caverns or hollow places
2 : like a cavern in being large and hollow <a cavernous cellar>
Medical Definition of cavernous
1: having caverns or cavities
2of tissue : composed largely of vascular sinuses and capable of dilating with blood to bring about the erection of a body part
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