Definition of graven

Definition of graven
  1. graven Adjective carved, engraved
  2. graven Adjective Something fashioned by man, or something man-made. Anything made by man's hands.
  3. graven Adjective Something that is not alive, but made dead, from the grave.
  4. graven Verb Past participle of grave
  5. grave Adjective Influential, important; authoritative.
  6. grave Adjective Characterised by a dignified sense of seriousness; not cheerful, sombre.
  7. grave Adjective Low in pitch, tone etc.
  8. grave Adjective Serious, in a negative sense; important, formidable.
  9. grave Noun A written accent used in French, Italian, and other languages. รจ is an "e" with a grave accent.
  10. grave Verb To dig.
  11. grave Verb To carve or cut, as letters or figures, on some hard substance; to engrave.
  12. grave Verb To carve out or give shape to, by cutting with a chisel; to sculpture; as, to grave an image.
  13. grave Verb To impress deeply (on the mind); to fix indelibly.
  14. grave Verb To entomb; to bury.
  15. grave Verb 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."
  16. grave Verb To write or delineate on hard substances, by means of incised lines; to practice engraving.
  17. grave Noun An excavation in the earth as a place of burial; also, any place of interment; a tomb; a sepulcher.
  18. grave Noun death, destruction.
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