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Overview of verb engrave

The verb engrave has 4 senses? (first 1 from tagged texts)
1. (1) scratch, engrave, grave, inscribe

(carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; "engrave a pen"; "engraved the trophy cupt with the winner's"; "the lovers scratched their names into the bark of the tree")

2. engrave

(impress or affect deeply; "The event engraved itself into her memory")

3. engrave, etch

(carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block; "engrave a letter")

4. engrave, etch

(carve or cut a design or letters into; "engrave the pen with the owner's name") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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