ENGRAVE's Sentences and Contexts

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 Sentences of engrave
Definition:
v. carve or cut into a block or surface, as used for printing; impress deeply as if by carving
Example:
Engrave the pen with the owner's name.
Sentence in Classic:
It was evident that the cardinal was weighing beforehand the terms in which he was about to speak, and that Milady was collecting all her intellectual faculties to comprehend the things he was about to say, and to engrave them in her memory when they should be spoken.
THE THREE MUSKETEERS By Alexandre Dumas Context
We picked our way among groups of dirty children, and through lines of discoloured linen, until we came to Number 46, the door of which was decorated with a small slip of brass on which the name Rance was engraved.
A Study In Scarlet By Arthur Conan Doyle Context
As he had from a child a taste for painting, and as, not knowing what to spend his money on, he had begun collecting engravings, he came to a stop at painting, began to take interest in it, and concentrated upon it the unoccupied mass of desires which demanded satisfaction.
Anna Karenina(V2) By Leo Tolstoy Context
At that moment Alexander turned his head and Rostov saw the beloved features that were so deeply engraved on his memory.
War and Peace(V1) By Leo Tolstoy Context
Pierre rose, rubbed his eyes, and seeing the pistol with an engraved stock which Gerasim had replaced on the writing table, he remembered where he was and what lay before him that very day.
War and Peace(V4) By Leo Tolstoy Context
The sergeant turned it in his hand, held the hilt up to the sunlight to read the engraved inscription.
Gone With The Wind By Margaret Mitche Context
After that she drew a gold ring, on which her name was engraved, off her finger, and put it upon one of his.
Grimms' Fairy Tales By The Brothers Grimm Context
On his right arm was a silver plate, which, instead of bearing, as usual, the cognizance or badge of the baron to whose family he belonged, had barely the word SHERWOOD engraved upon it.
Ivanhoe By Walter Scott Context
The portraits of these seven reverend personages decorated this apartment; and this memorable date, the 29th of July, 1714, was there engraved in letters of gold on a table of white marble.
Les Misérables (V1) By Victor Hugo Context
The sole decoration of the four rooms on the ground floor, which composed his lodgings, consisted of framed herbariums, and engravings of the old masters.
Les Misérables (V3) By Victor Hugo Context