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cave (in)

verb

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1 to fall down or in as a result of physical pressure
  • the wall caved in when a tree fell on it

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2 to give up and cease resistance (as to a liking, temptation, or habit)
  • I caved in to my bibliomania and bought two more books last week

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“Cave (in).” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cave%20%28in%29. Accessed 8 Aug. 2020.

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