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Definition of Graver
GraverGrave 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.
Graver Graver, n.
1. One who graves; an engraver or a sculptor; one whose
occupation is te cut letters or figures in stone or other
2. An ergraving or cutting tool; a burin.
Meaning of Graver from wikipedia
(engraving) (French burin, "cold chisel"), a tool used in the art of engravery Graver
(surname), an older English
- Robert McCallum Graver
was also a prolific director
as a cinematographer
on 135 features. Graver
was born July 20...
is a surname. Notable people
with the surname
include: Andy Graver
(1927–2014), English footballer Elizabeth Graver
(born 1964), American
(August 9, 1949 – December
5, 2007) was an American actress
with her husband, Gary Graver
, to preserve
- 500 for Graver
, they also signed Johnny Garvie
from Carlisle United
with the intention
of reviving their previous goalscoring
by Jack E. Graver
. Their connection
to the theory
of Gröbner bases
Sturmfels. The algorithmic theory
of Graver bases
- Kjersti Graver
1945 – 14 February
2009) was a Norwegian
jurist. She was born in Oslo as the oldest child
of Gerd and Odd Graver
. She was a granddaughter...
- Per Graver
is a Norwegian handball
player. He made his debut
on the Norwegian national
team in 1964, and pla**** 50 matches
for the national
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
- earthquake convinced Graver
and good friend Charlie Rubin
to New York, where
the two wrote
for The Jon Stewart
Show. In 1995, Graver leapt
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