This website uses cookies to ensure you get the best experience. Learn more

Another word for cavity

  1. A space in an otherwise solid mass

      1. An empty space.
      2. (Games) Absence of cards of a particular suit in a dealt hand:
      3. A break or open space, as in a surface; gap
      1. An inane or senseless thing, remark, or quality; inanity
      2. Something, especially a remark, that is pointless or inane:
      3. An empty space; void or vacuum
      1. (Sports) The webbing attached to the head of a lacrosse stick, in which the ball is caught and held.
      2. A small baglike attachment forming part of a garment and used to carry small articles, as a flat pouch sewn inside a pair of pants or a piece of material sewn on its sides and bottom to the outside of a shirt.
      3. (Sports) A racing position in which a contestant has no room to pass a group of contestants immediately to his or her front or side.
      1. An indented or concave surface or area.
      2. A small, sheltered valley
      3. A cavity, gap, or space:
      1. (Sports) The small pit lined with a cup into which a golf ball must be hit.
      2. A fault or flaw:
      3. An opening or perforation:
    See also:


Another word for cavity

  1. Sunken area

      1. (Geology) A broad tract of land in which the rock strata are tilted toward a common center.
      2. An artificially enclosed area of a river or harbor designed so that the water level remains unaffected by tidal changes.
      3. A region drained by a single river system:
      1. (Astronomy) The angular distance of a celestial body below the horizon.
      2. A lowering in amount, degree, or position:
      3. A reduction in physiological vigor or activity:
      1. A natural hollow or depression in the body or an organ.
      2. The single central kernel or stone of certain fruits, such as a peach or cherry.
      3. An enclosed, usually sunken area in which animals, such as dogs or gamecocks, are placed for fighting.
      1. A cavity, gap, or space:
      2. An indented or concave surface or area.
      3. A small valley between hills or mountains.
    See also: