engrave [en-greyv] Show IPA
|Part of Speech:||verb|
|Definition:||carve letters or designs into|
|Synonyms:||bite, burn, chase, chisel, crosshatch, cut, diaper, embed, enchase, etch, fix, grave, hatch, impress, imprint, infix, ingrain, initial, inscribe, instill, intaglio, lithograph, lodge, mezzotint, ornament, print, scratch, stipple|
|Part of Speech:||noun|
|Definition:||art created by carving|
|Synonyms:||engraving, impression, imprint, inscription, mezzotint, photoengraving, photogravure, print, reproduction, rotogravure, transferring|
|Category:||1. Natural Means|
engraving, chalcography; line engraving, mezzotint engraving, stipple engraving, chalk engraving; dry point, bur; etching, aquatinta; chiseling; plate engraving, copperplate engraving, steel engraving, wood engraving; xylography, lignography, glyptography, cerography, lithography, chromolithography, photolithography, zincography, glyphography, xylograph, lignograph, glyptograph, cerograph, lithograph, chromolithograph, photolithograph, zincograph, glyphograph, holograph., impression, print, engraving, plate; steelplate, copperplate; etching; mezzotint, aquating, lithotint; cut, woodcut; stereotype, graphotype, autotype, heliotype., graver, burin, etching point, style; plate, stone, wood block, negative; die, punch, stamp., printing; plate printing, copperplate printing, anastatic printing, color printing, lithographic printing; type printing; three-color process., illustration, illumination; half tone; photogravure; vignette, initial letter, cul de lampe, tailpiece.
engrave, grave, stipple, scrape, etch; bite, bite in; lithograph, print.
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