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Noun: Graves  graav(z)
  1. English writer known for his interest in mythology and in the classics (1895-1985)
    - Robert Graves, Robert Ranke Graves
Noun: grave  greyv
  1. A place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)
    "he put flowers on his mother's grave";
    - tomb
  2. Death of a person
    "he went to his grave without forgiving me"; "from cradle to grave"
Verb: grave (graved,graven)  greyv
Usage: archaic
  1. Shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it
    "She is graving the block of marble into an image of her husband";
    - sculpt, sculpture, sculp
  2. Carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface
    - scratch, engrave, inscribe
  3. Impress deeply on the mind

Derived forms: Graveses

Type of: author, carve, chip at, death, demise, dying, place, spot, topographic point, writer

Encyclopedia: Graves, Peter

Grave, Holland