noun. English writer known for his interest in mythology and in the classics (1895-1985).
- Robert Ranke Graves
Words that Rhyme with Graves
Example sentences of the word graves
1. Noun, plural
Some cemeteries permit double or quad monuments when the family has two or four adjoining graves.
Quotes containing the word graves
1. Why, man, he doth bestride the narrow worldLike a Colossus; and we petty menWalk under his huge legs, and peep aboutTo find ourselves dishonourable graves.
- William Shakespeare, Julius Caesar
2. And the story of love is a long sad tale ending in graves.
- Jack Kerouac
3. Before you enbark on a journey of revenge, dig two graves.
- Sara Shepard, Perfect
noun. exophthalmos occurring in association with goiter; hyperthyroidism with protrusion of the eyeballs.
- exophthalmic goiter
- autoimmune disorder
- autoimmune disease
- glandular disease