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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

A small attractive cave. A small cavern.

Usage examples (34)
  • There was a pretty little grotto off the main room of the cavern.
  • They had what they called a grotto — a show you'd go to.
  • The word grotto now wants exploring so, as your etymological spelunker I'll tell you that English got grotto from Italian.
  • The grotto is a decent replia of the one at Lourdes. for more
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