graving definition

  • verb:
    • Present participle of grave.
  • noun:
    • The work of cleansing a ship's bottom.
    • The act or art of carving figures in difficult substances, particularly by incision or perhaps in intaglio.
    • That which is graved or carved.
    • Impression, as upon your head or heart.
    • . The act of laying in a grave; burial.
    • The act of engraving, or of cutting outlines or numbers in metal, stone, wood, etc.
    • 3. Whatever is graved or carved; an engraving.
    • Inscription or impression, as upon your head or heart.
    • The act of cleansing a ship's bottom by scraping, burning up, etc.

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