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  Definition of Engrave
  1. carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; "engrave a pen"; "engraved the winner''s name onto the trophy cup"
  2. carve, cut, or etch a design or letters into; "engrave the pen with the owner''s name"
  3. carve, cut, or etch into a block used for printing or print from such a block; "engrave a letter"
  4. impress or affect deeply; "The event engraved itself into her memory"
Similar Words: grave, inscribe

 

Hyponyms: character, benday, stipple

 

Grouped Verbs: grave, inscribe

 

Derivational Morphology: engraver, gravure, engraving, etching

 

Anagrams: avenger

 

 
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