CAVERN's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of cavern
Definition:
n. cave; large underground chamber, as in a cave
Example:
Four avenues opened out of the small cavern which the great rock stood in.
Sentence in Classic:
Through this image he had a glimpse of a strange dark cavern of speculation but at once turned away from it, feeling that it was not yet the hour to enter it.
A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man By James Joyce Context
We tramped and clumb around all over it, and by and by found a good big cavern in the rock, most up to the top on the side towards Illinois.
Adventures of Huckleberry Finn By Mark Twain Context
Their shadows were defined upon the wall, but those of the high presses in the room were all blended together on the wall and on the ceiling, as if the brother and sister were overhung by a dark cavern.
Hard Times By Charles Dickens Context
Jekyll (who was composite) now with the most sensitive apprehensions, now with a greedy gusto, projected and shared in the pleasures and adventures of Hyde; but Hyde was indifferent to Jekyll, or but remembered him as the mountain bandit remembers the cavern in which he conceals himself from pursuit.
Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde By Robert Louis Stevenson Context
He strode over a ditch, leaped a hedge, made his way through a fence of dead boughs, entered a neglected paddock, took a few steps with a good deal of boldness, and suddenly, at the extremity of the waste land, and behind lofty brambles, he caught sight of the cavern.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
There exists beneath society, we insist upon this point, and there will exist, until that day when ignorance shall be dissipated, the great cavern of evil.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context
The invested quarter was no longer anything more than a monstrous cavern; everything there appeared to be asleep or motionless, and, as we have just seen, any street which one might come to offered nothing but darkness.
Les Misérables (V4) By Victor Hugo Context
Here in a desolate cavern Aeolus keeps under royal dominion and yokes in dungeon fetters the struggling winds and loud storms.
The Aeneid By Virgil Context
It was something which announced itself; a chill breath that seemed to issue from some vast cavern wherein discords waited.
The Awakening By Kate Chopin Context
Aided by the remaining fragment, I guessed the rest; measuring the length of the lines by those of the paper, and divining the hidden meaning by means of what was in part revealed, as we are guided in a cavern by the small ray of light above us.
The Count of Monte Cristo By Alexandre Dumas Context
At the further extremity of a narrow, deep cavern in the rock, whose length appeared much extended by the perspective and the nature of the light by which it was seen, was seated the scout, holding a blazing knot of pine.
The Last of the Mohicans By James Fenimore Cooper Context