engraver engraver  /ɪn ˈɡreɪ vər/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) a skilled worker who can inscribe designs or writing onto a surface by carving or etching
  2. (n) a printmaker who prints from an engraved printing plate

Usage(s):

  1. But her 464-page biography of the famous night rider, silversmith, dentist, bell caster, copperplate engraver, and revolutionary politician is absorbing reading.
  2. Like every other Russian at Cortina, Moscow Speed-Skater Grishin, an engraver by trade, was honed to a fine edge.
  3. One outstanding Reyes graduate is the water-colorist and engraver, Jos Maria Servin.

News

  • Mystery woman listed on veteran’s headstone

    Engraver makes mistake on woman's husband's headstone. (Source: KUSA/CNN) DENVER (KUSA/CNN) - A military widow wants to know why another woman's name is engraved on her husband's headstone.
    on June 20, 2013     Source: KFVE Honolulu

Quotes

  1. "I just hope they've taught the engraver how to put an asterisk on the trophy," Geoff Ogilvy said eyes rolling and sarcasm dripping. "Then everyone will know what the tournament was all about." "With all due respect, the Open is bigger...
    on Jul 15, 2008 By: Geoff Ogilvy Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "I had a gun in my carrying case . . . which was given to me by a marvellous engraver," Lewis said. "Last year, at the telethon of '07 he presented me with this gorgeous gift. I put it in that travelling case and I hadn't travelled since that...
    on Aug 15, 2008 By: Jerry Lewis Source: Calgary Herald

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