noun. a heavy wooden pole (such as the trunk of a young fir) that is tossed as a test of strength (in the Highlands of northern Scotland).
Example sentences of the word caber
1. Noun, singular or mass
Pitching the bar, a contest of strength, was much like today's caber toss in Scottish games and involved tossing a long, thick pole end over end.
Watch the tug-of-war, caber toss, shot put and various other events.