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en·grave

 (ĕn-grāv′)
tr.v. en·graved, en·grav·ing, en·graves
1. To carve, cut, or etch into a material: engraved the champion's name on the trophy.
2. To carve, cut, or etch a design or letters into: engraved the silver watch with my monogram.
3.
a. To carve, cut, or etch into a block or surface used for printing.
b. To print from a block or plate made by such a process.
4. To impress deeply as if by carving or etching: The experience was engraved into his memory.

en·grav′er n.

engraved

(ɪnˈɡreɪvd)
adj
1. (of an object or substance, such as silver, crystal, etc) having had a design cut into it
2. having a permanent place (in one's emotions or memory): her image is engraved upon my heart.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.engraved - cut or impressed into a surface; "an incised design"; "engraved invitations"
carved, carven - made for or formed by carving (`carven' is archaic or literary); "the carved fretwork"; "an intricately carved door"; "stood as if carven from stone"

engraved

adjective fixed, set, printed, impressed, lodged, embedded, imprinted, etched, ingrained, infixed Her memory is engraved upon my heart.
Translations

engraved

[ɪnˈgreɪvd] adj
(fig) to be engraved on sb's heart, to be engraved in sb's heart → être gravé(e) dans la cœur de qn
to be engraved on sb's memory, to be engraved in sb's memory → être gravé(e) dans la mémoire de qn
(lit) [glass, silver, crystal] → ciselé(e)

engraved

adj glass, metal, plaquegraviert; design, letter, nameeingraviert; engraved plates (Typ) → (Kupfer)stiche pl; beautifully engraved with flowersmit einem hübschen eingravierten Blumenmuster; her name is engraved on my heartich werde ihren Namen immer im Herzen bewahren; it is engraved on my memoryes hat sich mir unauslöschlich eingeprägt
References in classic literature ?
Ross Browne are pretty correct in contour; but they are wretchedly engraved.
A few years ago, while visiting or, rather, rummaging about Notre-Dame, the author of this book found, in an obscure nook of one of the towers, the following word, engraved by hand upon the wall:--
Upon a handsome center-table stood a large silver oil-can, richly engraved with scenes from the past adventures of the Tin Woodman, Dorothy, the Cowardly Lion and the Scarecrow: the lines of the engraving being traced upon the silver in yellow gold.
But these marks do not seem to be impressed upon the isinglass substance above mentioned, but seem to be seen through it, as if they were engraved upon the body itself.
Pennant has engraved a view of the famous Dun-Dornadilla in Glenelg; and there are many others, all of them built after a peculiar mode of architecture, which argues a people in the most primitive state of society.
Everything that Aunt Em could possibly need was in the drawers and closets, and her dressing-table was covered with engraved gold toilet articles.
And now, Billy, you've got to get it engraved for you and me.
Kind old Grandfather had made him a present of a volume of engraved portraits, representing the features of eminent and famous people o f all countries.
However, there was a tradition amongst the wise men of the country that the Dragon might be overcome by one who possessed King Solomon's signet-ring, upon which a secret writing was engraved.
Even his cuff-buttons were engraved with hieroglyphics, and he was more inscribed than an Egyptian obelisk.
As he did this he noticed a silver plate fastened to a rock just under the surface of the water, and on the silver plate was engraved these words:
Thus she will be a living sermon against sin, until the ignominious letter be engraved upon her tombstone.