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- v. Simple past tense and past participle of engrave.
- adj. made by engraving
- adj. decorated with engravings
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- adj. Made by engraving or ornamented with engraving.
- adj. Having the surface covered with irregular, impressed lines.
from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.
- adj. cut or impressed into a surface
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As a "retirement" gift, his boss gives him a large pocket knife with his name engraved on it -- which Nick promptly uses to puncture his boss's tires burying it so deeply he can't remove it.
There was a name engraved in cursive on the inside of the little circular cover.
One woman sent me a beautiful leather-bound Bible with my name engraved in gold letters on the cover.
Holy Bible Revised Standard Version, with my name engraved in gold on the white front cover.
Her gaze stopped on one weapon to read the word engraved on the side.
As part of the honor, I got a loving cup with my name engraved on it from the Atlanta Journal newspaper.
They bought a Bible and had his name engraved on it.
On my night table sat a brand-new box of cream-colored stationery with my name engraved in gold leaf, along with matching personalized Post-its.
They even had his name engraved on the front of it.
When he had opened it, she made a big deal about getting his name engraved on it.
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