keep cave

keep cave
 Act as sentinel. [Juv.l

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  • keep cave — To keep watch • • • Main Entry: ↑cave …   Useful english dictionary

  • keep cave — vb British to keep quiet, be wary and/or keep a look out. A schoolboy term of the 1950s from the Latin imperative cave: beware. In English the word is pronounced kay vee . ► They asked me to keep cave in case old Goatman came along. (Recorded,… …   Contemporary slang

  • keep cave — act as lookout. → cave in …   English new terms dictionary

  • cave — 1. n. & v. n. 1 a large hollow in the side of a cliff, hill, etc., or underground. 2 Brit. hist. a dissident political group. v.intr. explore caves, esp. interconnecting or underground. Phrases and idioms: cave bear an extinct kind of large bear …   Useful english dictionary

  • cave — I. /keɪv / (say kayv) noun 1. a hollow in the earth, especially one opening more or less horizontally into a hill, mountain, etc. 2. English History a secession, or a group of seceders, from a political party on some special question. –verb… …  

  • cave — cave1 [keɪv] noun a large natural underground chamber. verb 1》 explore caves as a sport. 2》 (cave in or US also cave) (of a roof or walls) subside or collapse. Derivatives caver noun caving noun …   English new terms dictionary

  • Cave diving — is a type of technical diving in which specialized SCUBA equipment is used to enable the exploration of natural or artificial caves which are at least partially filled with water. It is an extension of the more common sport of caving, but is much …   Wikipedia

  • Cave conservation — is the protection and restoration of caves to prevent or minimise the effects of human activity on caves.Some caves have delicate features that can be disturbed by changes in light levels, humidity and air flow. Caves that have lighting that… …   Wikipedia

  • Cave of the Crystals — Coordinates: 27°51′3″N 105°29′47″W / 27.85083°N 105.49639°W / 27.85083; 105.49639 …   Wikipedia

  • Cave Hill Cemetery — Infobox nrhp name = Cave Hill Cemetery nrhp type = nrhp caption = Main entrance on Baxter Avenue location = Louisville, Kentucky nearest city = | lat degrees = 38 | lat minutes = 14 | lat seconds = 44.00 | lat direction = N long degrees = 85 |… …   Wikipedia

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