English dictionary definition of:



  • a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)
  • a mark (`) placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
  • death of a person


  • carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface
  • shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it


  • causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm
  • of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought
  • dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises


dangerous engrave grievous heavy inscribe life-threatening scratch sculpt sculpture sedate serious severe sober solemn tomb weighty

Scrabble score for grave

Scrabble score = 9

generated at 09:31:30 on 19-11-19

Spelling dictionary home

Sign up to remove this advert

Try Spellzone for free

Search for a word

Sign up to remove this advert


"I love your course..... you explain so much that I didn't know, forgot, or wasn't taught."

Adult student, USA