cave dweller definition

  • noun:
    • one which dwells in a cave, specifically a prehistoric individual.
    • primitive individual whom lived in caverns, a caveman or cavewoman
    • one that acts like a caveman.
    • a savage of prehistoric times whose home spot ended up being a cave.
    • One who dwells in a cave; a troglodyte; specifically, a member of the primitive race of males just who dwelt in natural caves, subsisting on shell-fish and wildlife.
    • pl. [capitalized] A name directed at the Bohemian Brethren (which see, under Bohemian), because they hid in caverns to flee persecution.
    • an individual who lives in a cave

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