Examples of carving in a Sentence
She bought a small wooden carving of a Buddha.
an ancient people proficient in stone carving
Recent Examples of carving from the Web
Festival attendees can meet the artists, discuss their processes and observe live demonstrations, such as printmaking, jewelry making, wood carving and more as artists create their works on the spot.
The poles are made of red cedar and the carvings of eagles and ravens represent clans of the area.
Up close, guests can appreciate the mountains' intricate carvings.
The squat time capsule, at 261 Crown Street, has a century-old wooden counter and furnishings scarred by the carvings of patrons’ initials and names.
Two gamblers who took advantage of a software bug to win a small fortune from casino video poker machines will enjoy Thanksgiving without the threat of federal prison hovering over them like a carving knife.
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First Known Use of carving
CARVING Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of carving for English Language Learners
: a carved object, design, or figure
: the act or skill of creating carved objects, designs, or figures
CARVING Defined for Kids
Definition of carving for Students
1 : the art or act of a person who carves
2 : an object or design that has been carved
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