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Definitions for Cayman
ˈkeɪ məncay·man

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. caiman, caymannoun

    a semiaquatic reptile of Central and South America that resembles an alligator but has a more heavily armored belly

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Caymannoun

    The American name for the alligator or crocodile.

  2. Caymannoun

    The American name for the alligator or crocodile.


  1. cayman

    A Cayman is a semiaquatic reptile similar to an alligator, found mainly in the tropical regions of Central and South America. It's also the name of a series of islands in the Caribbean known as the Cayman Islands.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Caymannoun

    the south America alligator. See Alligator

  2. Etymology: [From the language of Guiana: cf. Sp. caiman.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Cayman

    kā′man, n. a local name loosely applied to various species of alligator—to that of the Mississippi, and more frequently to others found in tropical or subtropical America. [Sp. caiman, most prob. Carib.]

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cayman in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Cayman in Pythagorean Numerology is: 3

Examples of Cayman in a Sentence

  1. Senator Bernie Sanders:

    Instead of sheltering profits in the Cayman Islands and other offshore tax havens, the largest corporations in this country must pay their fair share of taxes so that our country has the revenue we need to rebuild America and reduce the deficit.

  2. Vermont Sen. Bernie Sanders:

    And you say, 'You know what? Corporate America, you ain't going to stash your money in the Cayman Islands and not pay any taxes at all,' if you are very, very wealthy, as Warren Buffett reminds us, you know what? You're not going to continue to pay an effective tax rate lower than middle class people.

  3. Miss Cayman Islands:

    The Committee is very disturbed by the video and would like to confirm that the woman is not the reigning Miss Cayman Islands and has no affiliation to the Miss Cayman Islands Universe pageant.

  4. Ron Wyden:

    Today, across American we are taking the gloves off to say it’s time to knock off the tax rip-off, no more Cayman Islands tax breaks … no more Wall Street tax breaks.

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    out of condition; not strong or robust; incapable of exertion or endurance
    A flabby
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