The entry “man cave” is one of the 15 new additions in the 11th edition of Merriam-Webster’s Collegiate Dictionary. (via Richard Drew/ASSOCIATED PRESS)
The official definition reads:
a room or space (as in a basement) designed according to the taste of the man of the house to be used as his personal area for hobbies and leisure activities. First known use of Man Cave: 1992
We applaud Merriam-Webster for including this new entry as it has been a phrase that we at Coldwell Banker have loved using for years! In fact the term “man cave” is currently included in 906 listings on coldwellbanker.com.In honor of this remarkable day, here are a few of our favorite man caves from our Pinterest boards.
45 Waltham Road, Wayland, MA
This home has the ultimate “boys night in” set up.
425 Oxford Road, Orono, MN
Not enough time to play a full 18 holes? Had a tee time and got rained out? Not a problem. This basement has a virtual golf course!
13463 N 137th Street, Scottsdale, AZ
For the kid at heart this Man Cave has a pool table, pin ball machine, and room to have a jam session.
1471 San Remo Dr, Pacific Palisades, CA
Who wouldn’t mind watching the big game or a classic movie in this huge home theater?
9110 Tartan Fields Dr, Dublin, OH
The perfect place to enjoy a class of fine glass of wine after watching a movie in the theater room. Finish off the night by relaxing in the cigar room complete with humidor.
Big News for Man Caves.