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verb     cave pronunciation in American English
Word Forms
present tense
present participlecaving
past tensecaved
past participlecaved
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phrasal verb

cave in

Word Forms
present tense
I/you/we/theycave in
he/she/itcaves in
present participlecaving in
past tensecaved in
past participlecaved in
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    if a roof or wall caves in, it falls down or inward

    I heard a huge bang and thought the whole house was going to cave in.



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a form of location that involves the underwater detonation of a bomb which causes sound waves that are picked up by ships

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