What is the difference between cavern and spelunk?

cavern | spelunk |


As nouns the difference between cavern and spelunk

is that cavern is a large cave while spelunk is (obsolete) a cave, cavern or grotto.

As a verb spelunk is

to explore caves.

Other Comparisons: What's the difference?

cavern

English

Noun

(en noun)
  • A large cave.
  • An underground chamber.
  • Anagrams

    *

    spelunk

    English

    Noun

    (en noun)
  • (obsolete) A cave, cavern or grotto.
  • Verb

    (en verb)
  • To explore caves.
  • Synonyms

    * cave

    Derived terms

    * spelunker * spelunking