engraved


engraved
[[t]ɪngre͟ɪvd[/t]]
ADJ: v-link ADJ in/on/upon n (emphasis)
If you say that something is engraved on your mind or memory or on your heart, you are emphasizing that you will never forget it, because it has made a very strong impression on you.

Her image is engraved upon my heart...

The drowning at Chappaquiddick, now more than 20 years ago, is still engraved in the collective memory of America.

Syn:
etched

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  • Engraved — En*graved , a. 1. Made by engraving or ornamented with engraving. [1913 Webster] 2. (Zo[ o]l.) Having the surface covered with irregular, impressed lines. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Engraved — Engrave En*grave , v. t. [imp. {Engraved}; p. p. {Engraved} or {Engraven}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engraving}.] [Pref. en + grave to carve: cf. OF. engraver.] 1. To cut in; to make by incision. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Full many wounds in his corrupted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Engraved — Engrave En*grave , v. t. [imp. {Engraved}; p. p. {Engraved} or {Engraven}; p. pr. & vb. n. {Engraving}.] [Pref. en + grave to carve: cf. OF. engraver.] 1. To cut in; to make by incision. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] Full many wounds in his corrupted… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engraved — adj. Engraved is used with these nouns: ↑decoration …   Collocations dictionary

  • engraved — įdubus statusas T sritis informatika apibrėžtis ↑Rašmens vaizdas (šriftą), sukeliantis įdubumo įspūdį. Iliustraciją žr. priede. priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. engraved ryšiai: dar žiūrėk – rašmenys dar žiūrėk – rašmenys… …   Enciklopedinis kompiuterijos žodynas

  • engraved — adjective cut or impressed into a surface (Freq. 1) an incised design engraved invitations • Syn: ↑etched, ↑graven, ↑incised, ↑inscribed • Similar to: ↑ …   Useful english dictionary

  • engraved — adj. [OF. engraver, cut] Having superficial irregular impressed lines; exsculptate …   Dictionary of invertebrate zoology

  • engraved — adjective a) made by engraving b) decorated with engravings …   Wiktionary

  • Engraved — Гравированный …   Краткий толковый словарь по полиграфии

  • engraved — Synonyms and related words: alveolar, alveolate, canaliculate, canaliculated, carved, chamfered, channeled, confirmed, corduroy, corduroyed, corrugate, corrugated, costate, creased, crimped, cut, dadoed, deep dyed, deep engraven, deep fixed, deep …   Moby Thesaurus