Synonyms of engraving
1 printDictionary • the engraving of Shakespeare at the front of the book
print • Hogarth's famous series of prints
carving • It was a wood carving of a human hand.
etching • There was an old etching of the Thames on the wall opposite the window.
inscription • The medal bears the inscription 'For distinguished service'.
plate • The book has 55 colour plates.
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carvingA carving is an object or a design that has been cut out of a material such as stone or wood.
• It was a wood carving of a human hand.
etchingAn etching is a picture printed from a metal plate that has had a design cut into it with acid.
• There was an old etching of the Thames on the wall opposite the window.
inscriptionAn inscription is writing carved into something made of stone or metal, for example a gravestone or medal.
• The medal bears the inscription 'For distinguished service'.
Thesaurus for engraving from the Collins English Thesaurus
the art of a person who engraves
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