graven

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Related to gravenly: blindfoldly, blearly, sizely

grav·en

 (grā′vən)
v.
A past participle of grave3.

graven

(ˈɡreɪvən)
vb
(Phonetics & Phonology) a past participle of grave3
adj
strongly fixed

grav•en

(ˈgreɪ vən)

v.
1. a pp. of grave 3.
adj.
2. deeply impressed; firmly fixed.
3. carved; sculptured: a graven idol.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.graven - cut into a desired shape; "graven images"; "sculptured representations"
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"
2.graven - 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"
Translations

graven

[ˈgreɪvən] ADJ (liter) graven imageídolo m
it is graven on my memorylo tengo grabado en la memoria

graven

adj (old, liter)gehauen (→ on, in in +acc); graven imageGötzenbild nt; to be graven in one’s heart or on one’s memorysich in jds Gedächtnis (acc)eingegraben haben (geh)