Engrave

Definition of Engrave

En`grave´
v. t.1.To deposit in the grave; to bury.
1.To cut in; to make by incision.
[imp. Engraved ; p. p. Engraved or Engraven ( ); p. pr. & vb. n. Engraving.]
Full many wounds in his corrupted flesh
He did engrave.
- Spenser.
2.To cut with a graving instrument in order to form an inscription or pictorial representation; to carve figures; to mark with incisions.
Like . . . . a signet thou engrave the two stones with the names of the children of Israel.
- Ex. xxviii. 11.
3.To form or represent by means of incisions upon wood, stone, metal, or the like; as, to engrave an inscription.
4.To impress deeply; to infix, as if with a graver.
Engrave principles in men's minds.
- Locke.

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