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Definition of Grave
Grave Grave, v. i.
To write or delineate on hard substances, by means of incised
lines; to practice engraving.
GraveGrave Grave, a. [Compar. Graver (gr[=a]v"[~e]r); superl.
Gravest.] [F., fr. L. gravis heavy; cf. It. & Sp. grave
heavy, grave. See Grief.]
1. Of great weight; heavy; ponderous. [Obs.]
His shield grave and great. --Chapman.
2. Of importance; momentous; weighty; influential; sedate;
serious; -- said of character, relations, etc.; as, grave
deportment, character, influence, etc.
Most potent, grave, and reverend seigniors. --Shak.
A grave and prudent law, full of moral equity.
3. Not light or gay; solemn; sober; plain; as, a grave color;
a grave face.
(a) Not acute or sharp; low; deep; -- said of sound; as, a
grave note or key.
The thicker the cord or string, the more grave
is the note or tone. --Moore
(b) Slow and solemn in movement.
Grave accent. (Pron.) See the Note under Accent, n., 2.
Syn: Solemn; sober; serious; sage; staid; demure; thoughtful;
sedate; weighty; momentous; important.
Usage: Grave, Sober, Serious, Solemn. Sober supposes
the absence of all exhilaration of spirits, and is
opposed to gay or flighty; as, sober thought. Serious
implies considerateness or reflection, and is opposed
to jocose or sportive; as, serious and important
concerns. Grave denotes a state of mind, appearance,
etc., which results from the pressure of weighty
interests, and is opposed to hilarity of feeling or
vivacity of manner; as, a qrave remark; qrave attire.
Solemn is applied to a case in which gravity is
carried to its highest point; as, a solemn admonition;
a solemn promise.
Meaning of Grave from wikipedia
is a location where
a dead body (typically that of a human, although sometimes
that of an animal) is buried
or interred after
a funeral. Graves
- Into the Grave
is the debut album
by Swedish death metal
. It was released
in 1991 on Century
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17, 2001 with...
- Find a Grave
is a website
and add to an online database
records. It is owned
by Ancestry.com. It receives...
- To the Grave
is the fifth studio album
of the Danish heavy metal
band Iron Fire. It was released through Napalm Records
on 9 January
2009. "The Beast...
of the Fireflies
(****anese: 火垂るの墓, Hepburn: Hotaru
no Haka) is a 1988 ****anese animated
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- The Grave
to: The Grave
(TV series), an Israeli science fiction
TV show. "The Grave
" (The Twilight
Zone), a 1961 episode
of The Twilight
- "Children of the Grave
" is a song by English heavy metal
Sabbath, from their
1971 album Master
of Reality. The song lyrically continues
- Ye with grave
(Ѐ ѐ; italics: Ѐ ѐ) is a regular combination
of Cyrillic letter
Ye (Е е) and grave
is not considered
- An unmarked grave
is one that lacks
a marker, headstone, or nameplate indicating
that a body is buried
there. However, in cultures
that mark burial
- The grave accent
( ` ) (/ˈɡreɪv/ or /ˈɡrɑːv/) is a diacritical
mark used to varying degrees
in English, French, Dutch, Portuguese, Italian
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