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Synonyms of 'engrave'

(verb) 
Definition
to print (designs or characters) from a plate into which they have been cut or etched
Her name was engraved on the goblet.
Synonyms
carve
He carved his name on his desk.
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cut
Geometric motifs are cut into the stone walls.
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etch
a simple band of heavy gold etched with runes
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inscribe
They read the words inscribed on the walls of the monument.
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chisel
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incise
After polishing, a design is incised or painted.
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enchase (rare)
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grave (archaic)

Additional synonyms

in the sense of cut
Definition
to form or shape by cutting
Geometric motifs are cut into the stone walls.
Synonyms
in the sense of etch
Definition
to imprint vividly
a simple band of heavy gold etched with runes
in the sense of incise
Definition
to cut into with a sharp tool
After polishing, a design is incised or painted.
Synonyms

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