Found 4 items, similar to grave.
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adj 1: dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to
keeping promises; “a grave God-fearing man”
; “a quiet
; “as sober as a judge”
; “a solemn
; “the judge was solemn as he pronounced
2: causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; “a
; “a grave situation”
; “a grave
; “grievous bodily harm”
; “a serious wound”
serious turn of events”
; “a severe case of pneumonia”
3: of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious
thought; “grave responsibilities”
; “faced a grave decision
in a time of crisis”
; “a grievous fault”
; “heavy matters
; “the weighty matters to be discussed at the
n 1: death of a person; “he went to his grave without forgiving
; “from cradle to grave”
2: a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the
ground and marked by a tombstone); “he put flowers on his
3: a mark (`) placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
[syn: grave accent
v 1: shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at
it; “She is sculpting the block of marble into an image
of her husband”
2: carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; “engrave a
; “engraved the winner's name onto the trophy cup”
English → English
, v. i.
To write or delineate on hard substances, by means of incised
lines; to practice engraving.
, v. t. (Naut.)
To clean, as a vessel's bottom, of barnacles, grass, etc.,
and pay it over with pitch; -- so called because graves or
greaves was formerly used for this purpose.
, a. [Compar. Graver
] [F., fr. L. gravis heavy; cf. It. & Sp. grave
heavy, grave. See Grief.
1. Of great weight; heavy; ponderous. [Obs.]
His shield grave and great. --Chapman.
2. Of importance; momentous; weighty; influential; sedate;
serious; -- said of character, relations, etc.; as, grave
deportment, character, influence, etc.
Most potent, grave, and reverend seigniors. --Shak.
A grave and prudent law, full of moral equity.
3. Not light or gay; solemn; sober; plain; as, a grave color;
a grave face.
(a) Not acute or sharp; low; deep; -- said of sound; as, a
grave note or key.
The thicker the cord or string, the more grave
is the note or tone. --Moore
(b) Slow and solemn in movement.
. (Pron.) See the Note under Accent
, n., 2.
Syn: Solemn; sober; serious; sage; staid; demure; thoughtful;
sedate; weighty; momentous; important.
the absence of all exhilaration of spirits, and is
opposed to gay or flighty; as, sober thought. Serious
implies considerateness or reflection, and is opposed
to jocose or sportive; as, serious and important
concerns. Grave denotes a state of mind, appearance,
etc., which results from the pressure of weighty
interests, and is opposed to hilarity of feeling or
vivacity of manner; as, a qrave remark; qrave attire.
Solemn is applied to a case in which gravity is
carried to its highest point; as, a solemn admonition;
a solemn promise.
, v. t. [imp. Graved
(gr[=a]vd); p. p. Graven
(gr[=a]v"'n) or Graved
; p. pr. & vb. n. Graving
grafan to dig, grave, engrave; akin to OFries. greva, D.
graven, G. graben, OHG. & Goth. graban, Dan. grabe, Sw.
gr[aum]fva, Icel. grafa, but prob. not to Gr. gra`fein to
write, E. graphic. Cf. Grave
, n., Grove
1. To dig. [Obs.] Chaucer.
He hath graven and digged up a pit. --Ps. vii. 16
2. To carve or cut, as letters or figures, on some hard
substance; to engrave.
Thou shalt take two onyx stones, and grave on them
the names of the children of Israel. --Ex. xxviii.
3. To carve out or give shape to, by cutting with a chisel;
to sculpture; as, to grave an image.
With gold men may the hearte grave. --Chaucer.
4. To impress deeply (on the mind); to fix indelibly.
O! may they graven in thy heart remain. --Prior.
5. To entomb; to bury. [Obs.] --Chaucer.
Lie full low, graved in the hollow ground. --Shak.
, n. [AS. gr?f, fr. grafan to dig; akin to D. & OS.
graf, G. grab, Icel. gr["o]f, Russ. grob' grave, coffin. See
An excavation in the earth as a place of burial; also, any
place of interment; a tomb; a sepulcher. Hence: Death;
He bad lain in the grave four days. --John xi. 17.