verb (used with object), en·graved, en·grav·ing.
- engraver beetle,
- engraver's trick,
Origin of engrave
Examples from the Web for engrave
Everything connected with Agatha, however remotely, seemed to engrave itself indelibly on his mind.The Grey Lady|Henry Seton Merriman
The recording diaphragm of a phonograph is a window pane bearing a stylus adapted to engrave a groove in a record blank.Cyclopedia of Telephony & Telegraphy Vol. 1|Kempster Miller
We engrave (Fig. 15) three Greek gems from the islands as examples of savagery in early Greek art.Custom and Myth|Andrew Lang
Give up at last your prejudices, and engrave on the hearts of our children these important truths.
We engrave in Fig. 151 the hands of the lady, as uplifted in prayer, with four of the rings, the full size of the originals.Rambles of an Archaeologist Among Old Books and in Old Places|Frederick William Fairholt