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Grave

Meanings and phrases

grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
adj.
  1. dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises; sedate; sober; solemn
  2. causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm; dangerous; grievous; serious; severe; life-threatening
  3. of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought; grievous; heavy; weighty

grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. death of a person
  2. a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone); tomb
  3. a mark (`) placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation; grave accent

grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
v.
  1. carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface; scratch; engrave; inscribe
  2. shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it; sculpt; sculpture

grave accent

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. a mark (`) placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation; grave

grave mound

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
n.
  1. (archeology) a heap of earth placed over prehistoric tombs; burial mound; barrow; tumulus

mass grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The same day police found a suspected mass grave.
  • The mass grave is located on the road to Zhornische ().
  • In April 1957, a monument was erected at the mass grave.

grave goods

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Offerings or grave goods such as bridles were not detected.
  • Ceramics are often found as grave goods.
  • There were no other major finds of grave goods in the vicinity.

unmarked grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was initially buried in an unmarked grave.
  • She was buried in an unmarked grave at Hyde Park Cemetery.
  • His remains lie in an unmarked grave in Radford, Coventry.

grave site

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The grave site is registered as cultural heritage.
  • A grave marker was placed on his grave site in 1983.
  • The grave site is the second in the cemetery.

grave lies

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The grave lies to the south-east of the upper plateau.
  • The grave lies on the south side of the south-west spur.
  • The grave lies on the south side of the main east-west path.

grave marker

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • A grave marker was placed on his grave site in 1983.
  • This monument was the last grave marker in the cemetery.
  • The Ogham stone was erected as a grave marker c. AD 500–550.

grave sites

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • The bones of their ancestors are buried in grave sites there.
  • A number of later burials, including some invasive later burials in older grave sites, are also evident at the site.
  • IHA construes each of the Imperial grave sites as sanctuaries for the spirits of the ancestors of the Imperial House.

grave markers

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Ongoing restoration of the rare 18th century grave markers continues.
  • It contains about 150 stones, with grave markers dating from 1728 to 1850.
  • Today he is mostly recognized for his sculptural grave markers, done by commission.

family grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • She was buried in the family grave in the Johannisfriedhof in Dresden.
  • All are buried in the family grave in the Invercargill Eastern Cemetery.
  • He died in 1991 and is buried in the First Cemetery of Athens in a family grave.

grave is located

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Her grave is located on the Munich West Cemetery.
  • His grave is located in Mission San Luis Rey Cemetery.
  • The mass grave is located on the road to Zhornische ().

grave danger

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • However, she becomes pregnant and her reign is then in grave danger.
  • She enters her bedroom and finds Angel waiting to warn her of grave danger.
  • Yet soon afterwards Anwyn appears and Rhapsody finds herself in grave danger.

war grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • There is also a war grave of a World War I soldier.
  • There are no plans to raise her as the site is being treated as a war grave.
  • Although she is buried at St. Woolos cemetery, she currently does not have a war grave.

shallow grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Finally she was buried in a shallow grave.
  • Brisbane was buried in a shallow grave.
  • Berry and Lozar then buried Mitroff in a shallow grave near a bridge and stole his van.

known grave

Pronunciation American British Australian Indian
E.g.
  • Having no known grave, he is commemorated on the Arras Flying Services Memorial.
  • Ernst de Jonge remained with six others at Rawicz and died there in September 1944; there is no known grave.
  • On this memorial are engraved the names of the 1,808 men of the Commonwealth who died in the Battle of Normandy and who have no known grave.
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