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Wordnet 3.0


1. cut or impressed into a surface;
- Example: "an incised design"
- Example: "engraved invitations"
[syn: engraved, etched, graven, incised, inscribed]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Engrave \En*grave"\, v. t. [imp. Engraved; p. p. Engraved or Engraven; p. pr. & vb. n. Engraving.] [Pref. en- + grave to carve: cf. OF. engraver.] 1. To cut in; to make by incision. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Full many wounds in his corrupted flesh He did engrave. --Spenser. [1913 Webster] 2. To cut with a graving instrument in order to form an inscription or pictorial representation; to carve figures; to mark with incisions. [1913 Webster] Like . . . . a signet thou engrave the two stones with the names of the children of Israel. --Ex. xxviii. 11. [1913 Webster] 3. To form or represent by means of incisions upon wood, stone, metal, or the like; as, to engrave an inscription. [1913 Webster] 4. To impress deeply; to infix, as if with a graver. [1913 Webster] Engrave principles in men's minds. --Locke. [1913 Webster]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Engraved \En*graved"\, a. 1. Made by engraving or ornamented with engraving. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo["o]l.) Having the surface covered with irregular, impressed lines. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

engraved adj 1: cut or impressed into a surface; "an incised design"; "engraved invitations" [syn: engraved, etched, graven, incised, inscribed]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:

100 Moby Thesaurus words for "engraved": alveolar, alveolate, canaliculate, canaliculated, carved, chamfered, channeled, confirmed, corduroy, corduroyed, corrugate, corrugated, costate, creased, crimped, cut, dadoed, deep-dyed, deep-engraven, deep-fixed, deep-grounded, deep-laid, deep-rooted, deep-seated, deep-set, deep-settled, dented, depressed, dimpled, dyed-in-the-wool, embedded, embossed, enchased, engrafted, entrenched, established, etched, faveolate, firmly established, fluted, furrowed, gashed, glyphic, goffered, gouged, graved, graven, grooved, honeycombed, implanted, impressed, imprinted, incised, indelibly impressed, indented, infixed, ingrained, ingrown, inscribed, insculptured, inveterate, inwrought, lined, long-established, marked, notched, old-line, on a rock, on bedrock, pitted, pleated, pocked, pockmarked, printed, rabbeted, ribbed, rifled, rooted, rutted, rutty, scored, scratched, sculptured, set, settled, slit, stabilized, stamped, striated, sulcate, sulcated, tooled, troughed, vested, well-established, well-founded, well-grounded, well-set, well-settled, wrinkled