past tense of etch
as in engraved
to cut (as letters or designs) on a hard surface the artist etched his landscape on a copper plate

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as in imprinted
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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“Etched.” Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 29 Sep. 2023.

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