Synonyms for engraving


1. engraving, print
usage: a print made from an engraving
2. engraving, plate
usage: a block or plate or other hard surface that has been engraved
3. engraving, etching, printmaking
usage: making engraved or etched plates and printing designs from them


1. scratch, engrave, grave, inscribe, carve, chip at
usage: carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; "engrave a pen"; "engraved the trophy cupt with the winner's"; "the lovers scratched their names into the bark of the tree"
2. engrave, affect, impress, move, strike
usage: impress or affect deeply; "The event engraved itself into her memory"
3. engrave, etch, print
usage: carve or cut into a block used for printing or print from such a block; "engrave a letter"
4. engrave, etch, carve, chip at
usage: carve or cut a design or letters into; "engrave the pen with the owner's name"
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