Found 3 items, similar to graven.
English → Indonesian
English → English
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”
adj 1: cut into a desired shape; “graven images”
2: cut or impressed into a surface; “an incised design”
English → English
, 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.
, p. p. of Grave
, v. t.
, an idol; an object of worship carved from
wood, stone, etc. “Thou shalt not make unto thee any
--Ex. xx. 4.