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Origin of cavernous
OTHER WORDS FROM cavernouscav·ern·ous·ly, adverbin·ter·cav·ern·ous, adjectiveun·cav·ern·ous, adjectiveun·cav·ern·ous·ly, adverb
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Example sentences from the Web for cavernous
The landscapes against which Fern’s story takes place are breathtaking and enormous — the cavernous emptiness and striking peaks and sunsets of the American West.
The Cavaliers also committed a season-high 15 turnovers that led to 27 points in a game that got out of hand late in the first half, underscoring the cavernous gap between this season’s group and recent iterations.Top-ranked Gonzaga shows No. 16 Virginia how far it has to go in a 98-75 drubbing|Gene Wang|December 27, 2020|Washington Post
Last week, almost 150 years after the tragedy, Navy curator Jeffrey Bowdoin walked across the floor of a cavernous warehouse here and pointed out what looked like a patched-up, oversize rowboat.Giant anchors, wrecked boats and a ‘Liberty’ clock: Inside the storage site for Navy museum|Michael Ruane|November 10, 2020|Washington Post
Instead, I was ushered into the team’s cavernous, museum-like events space in a building known as “MK-7.”How data helped keep Red Bull’s F1 team on track during the pandemic|Jeremy Kahn|September 19, 2020|Fortune
Gathered in a cavernous underground hotel ballroom in Washington D.C., all the young people were serious and well dressed.
Everyone inside the cavernous O2 arena in East London knew exactly what his complaint would be: This was a Dead Parrot.Monty Python Forgot Their Lines on Opening Night, but Who Cares?|Nico Hines|July 2, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Set in a cavernous industrial-style warehouse, Psycle HQ feels like a club you want to be a part of.
Above the matted hair that concealed the jaws and cheeks, blue eyes stared out of cavernous sockets.Three Great Men Died That Day: JFK, C.S. Lewis, and Aldous Huxley|John Garth|November 3, 2013|DAILY BEAST
In 1971, a team of Soviet scientists was drilling at the site when their rig collapsed into a cavernous pocket of natural gas.
Half hidden by a growth of cactus and tangled vines, yawned a dark cavernous hole.The Adventure Girls at K Bar O|Clair Blank
At times, they would pass some black cavernous entrance to unknown labyrinths, and the frightened thoughts would hurry by.The Daughters of Danaus|Mona Caird
Great bulks projected, capped by gigantic mitres or diadems, and flanked by cavernous indentations.Overland|John William De Forest
Only Abrahamson, his smile broadening, his cavernous eyes alight, was free from surprise.The Winning Clue|James Hay, Jr.
I mounted the only unsealed Gnomon and shouted down into its cavernous depths.Pharaoh's Broker|Ellsworth Douglass