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engrave

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of engrave

  1. 1 to cut (as letters or designs) on a hard surface engraved the birth and death dates on the tombstone Synonyms of engrave etch, grave, incise, inscribe, insculp [archaic] Words Related to engrave carve, chisel, sculpt, sculpture; chase, groove, indent, notch; score, trace; affix, impress

  2. 2 to produce a vivid impression of a scar that forever engraved the killer's face in the witness's mind Synonyms of engrave brand, etch, impress, imprint, infix, ingrain (also engrain) Words Related to engrave enroot, imbue, implant, inculcate, infuse, instill; fix, set, stamp Near Antonyms of engrave blot out, erase, expunge, obliterate



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