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etch

verb

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1 to cut (as letters or designs) on a hard surface
  • the artist etched his landscape on a copper plate

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2 to produce a vivid impression of
  • in just a few pages the writer etched an unforgettable portrait of one of the more remarkable First Ladies

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etch

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The first known use of etch was in 1634

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“Etch.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/etch. Accessed 25 Oct. 2020.

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