engrave

1
as in to etch
to cut (as letters or designs) on a hard surface engraved the birth and death dates on the tombstone

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as in to imprint
to produce a vivid impression of a scar that forever engraved the killer's face in the witness's mind

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“Engrave.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/engrave. Accessed 29 May. 2024.

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