Pronunciation of Cavity
/kˈavɪti/, /kˈavɪti/, /k_ˈa_v_ɪ_t_i/

Antonyms for cavity:

bulge, jut.

Synonyms for cavity:

Sense 1

leak, canal, cranny, blowhole, mold, groove, depression, toothache, foothold, slot, gulf, cell, opening, slit, rift, crevice, pinhole, trench, wormhole, tract, aperture, puncture, toehold, rent, cleft, notch, vitals, furrow, entrails, rip, viscera, chink, rut, vent, perforation, tear, pothole, nick, fissure, vessel.

Sense 2

innards, pocket, region, wall, gash, valve, channel, excavation, guts, organ, visceral.

Sense 3

cut, apparatus, dip, chamber, score, system, organic.

Sense 4

hollow, vacuity.

Sense 5


Sense 6


Sense 7



draw, extract, orthodontics, filling, cap, dentistry, retainer, impacted, tartar, crown, fill, have out, plaque, amalgam, plate, scale, bridge, brace.





Other synonyms and related words:

concavity, chink, groove, cell, notch, brace, stone, furrow, rift, canal, rent, mold, apparatus, cranny, scale, plaque, bodily cavity, toehold, channel, pitfall, fossa, cap, endocarp, puncture, leak, valve, socket, tooth decay, entrails, cut, stone pit, excavation, rip, colliery, dint, tear, aperture, opening, organic, cleft, chamber, fill, indentation, indenture, depression, vacuity, trench, passage, gash, region, slit, pocket, dip, crevice, bridge, tartar, rut, perforation, dental caries, dent, quarry, orchestra pit, draw, extract, foothold, system, gulf, caries, pothole, vent, visceral, tube, organ, fissure, abyss, enclosed space, recess, slot, vitals, amalgam, cavum, crown, pinhole, hollow.

Sense 1 (noun)

cleft, blowhole, hollow, depression, cranny, chink, channel, aperture.

Sense 2 (noun)

entrails, organic, chamber, innards, part, canal, organ, guts, apparatus.

Sense 3 (noun)

pocket, vacuity.

cavity (noun)

cavum, bodily cavity, dental caries, caries, pit, tooth decay, enclosed space.

chuckhole (noun)


dentistry (noun)

cap, dentistry, crown, amalgam, bridge.

object (noun)


pit (noun)

crevasse, well, crater, pit, bottomless pit, chasm, shaft, deep, abyss.

sunken or decayed area (noun)

dent, pocket, chamber, depression, hollow, crater, socket, caries, vacuity, pit.

tooth decay (noun)

caries, dental caries.

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