Questions about example sentences with, and the definition and usage of "Cave"

The meaning of "Cave" in various phrases and sentences

Q: What does -Caving in (and cave in) mean?
A: @Viki-Chan This is where something collapses or falls inward. This could be used to describe a cave or a roof. This could also be used metaphorically, for example ‘the world is caving in on me’, this would imply that things are becoming too much to handle, or that there are many pressures of life. I hope this was helpful for you :)
Q: What does You cave under the pressure. mean?
A: It means you freak out when your in a stressful situation
Q: What does cave mean?
A: 名詞なら、洞窟
Q: What does 'I want you to cave me in'(from song lyrics) mean?
A: Lol honestly, I understand you like this song but
1. To cave someone in is unnatural English. People don't say it in casual conversation and its not in a dictionary.
2. "To cave in" is to succumb to something or someone under pressure
3. It has forceful nuances, borderline violence

I asked my other half and he said he has heard someone from his area use it as a threat to beat someone up
Q: What does I knew you'd cave. mean?
A: "Cave" = "give in", "give up", "surrender"
などなど.
Usually, someone "caves in" after resisting something for a long time.

例えば:
A: Do you want this piece of cake?
B: No thank you.
A: But it's so delicious!
B: No thank you.
A: It's your favorite flavor!
B: No thank you.
A: Alright, I'll just throw it away...
B: .....Fine! I'll eat it!
A: I knew you would cave in!


A: You bought a new car?!
B: Yes, I know it's expensive, but I've been wanting it for a long time. I finally caved in!
__________
"Cave in" is the full phrase, but "cave" is understood too.

Example sentences using "Cave"

Q: Please show me example sentences with cave in.
A: "cave in" the verb
Q: Please show me example sentences with cave in to.
A: When you are on a diet, you shouldn't cave in to you desire for sweets.
Q: Please show me example sentences with cave in.
A: Cave in denotes the inwards collapse of any dome-like structure, formation or object (like a cave collapses in on itself)
The earthquake weakened the pillars supporting the roof, and the entire building slowly started caving in.
Scuba divers can only attain a final depth, because the water pressure can get so intense, one's lungs start to cave in

Synonyms of "Cave" and their differences

Q: What is the difference between there must be a cave around here. and there has to be a cave around here. ?
A: These two sentences both have the same meaning.
Q: What is the difference between cave and cavern ?
A: Both mean the same thing. :)
Q: What is the difference between cave and cavern and dungeon ?
A: A cave is a hole in a mountain, cliff or hill. A Cavern is a large cave, A dungeon is a man made or natural place where prisoners were kept under ground.
Q: What is the difference between cave and hole ?
A: A hole can be really almost anywhere and is normally straight down but a cave is a like a tunnel and goes more horizontal
Q: What is the difference between cave and cavern ?
A: I think English speakers often use the words interchangeably, and I didn't know there was really a difference. Apparently caverns are generally larger and underground, and can be a system of caves.

Translations of "Cave"

Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? как перевести на русский cave
A: пещера
Q: How do you say this in English (US)? This cave was just at one point a tube of lava shooting through the earth it carved out this cave in the solid rock.
A: Check the question to view the answer
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? cave
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? cave
A: " he fell into a large cave " synonyms include cavern and sometimes crevice
Q: How do you say this in English (UK)? cave
A: Check the question to view the answer

Other questions about "Cave"

Q: They took me to the cave where the saint enlightenment where they meditated together. does this sound natural?
A: “They took me to the cave where the saint had achieved enlightenment, and where they meditated together.”

I’m not super sure what you are trying to say, so I made my best guess.
Q: We came to a cave at the entrance of which was a dead bear.

What does "which" refer to ?
A: I think the original sentence is grammatically incorrect.

We came to a cave, at the entrance of which was a dead bear.

Basically they went to an entrance of a cave and there was a dead bear.

Which was used to refer to the cave.
Q: In the cave, there were some spots that were so narrow that I had to stoop and get hand on the ground. does this sound natural?
A: You can use stoop, but typically we use it like this:

In the cave, there were some spots that were so narrow that I had to stoop down akwardly to get my hand on the ground.

So use 'stoop down' or 'stoop down low' or 'stoop down in a weird way' etc.

hope that helps.
Q: Never miss the natural cave near the village, which may give you some unforgettable memories. does this sound natural?
A: It sounds a little natural and they would definitely understand you but Americans would not usually use "give" in this context. You could also say "never miss the natural cave near the village. There you will make some unforgettable memories"
Q: Me go back to that cave? Like hell I will. does this sound natural?
A: @Eduardoakaedu: that is fine, but you'll need to stress "me" in the sentence.

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