Engrave in a sentence 🔊

Definition of Engrave

(obsolete) To put in a grave, to bury.

Short Example Sentence for Engrave

  • 1. See if you can engrave some animal upon wood or soft stone. 🔊
  • 2. Mothers, engrave it on every child's heart. 🔊
  • 3. On Gevar's rocks I will myself engrave it. 🔊

How to use Engrave in a Sentence?

  • 1. The recording diaphragm of a phonograph is a window pane bearing a stylus adapted to engrave a groove in a record blank. 🔊
  • 2. Words spoken at a dramatic moment often engrave themselves on the mind, and that last sentence often came back to me. 🔊
  • 3. He could engrave well on wood; but although he had often been employed in that way, he had always got tired of it after a few weeks. 🔊
  • 4. I thought I understood what he wanted, but I had to engrave it three times before he was satisfied. 🔊
  • 5. An immense amount of wretched misgovernment would be avoided if all legislators and all voters would engrave these wholesome definitions upon their minds. 🔊
  • 6. He reminded me that the drawing must be made on wood, and that it would take two or three days to engrave it after his work upon it should be finished. 🔊
  • 7. It seemed as if he was trying to engrave an image of her upon his turbulent brain, or that he wished to force her to look on him again before she spoke the last words of farewell. 🔊
  • 8. With this form use "At Home" cards, or engrave the street and number in the lower left hand corner of the announcement card. 🔊
  • 9. When a new one was required, the tradesman would take from his stock, and on the reverse engrave the figure of the individual whose memory he was called upon to perpetuate. 🔊