Engraving

(Roget's Thesaurus)
<- N
PARAG:Engraving->N
GRP: \\ N \\ 1
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ engraving
engraving
chalcography
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ line engraving
line engraving
mezzotint engraving
stipple engraving
chalk engraving
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ dry point
dry point
bur
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ etching
etching
aquatinta
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ chiseling
chiseling
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ plate engraving
plate engraving
copperplate engraving
steel engraving
wood engraving
Sgm: \\ N \\ 1 \\ xylography
xylography
lignography
glyptography
cerography
lithography
chromolithography
photolithography
zincography
glyphograph
y xylograph
lignograph
glyptograph
cerograph
lithograph
chromolithograph
photolithograph
zincograph
glyphograph
holograph
GRP: \\ N \\ 2
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ impression
impression
print
engraving
plate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ steelplate
steelplate
copperplate
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ etching
etching
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ mezzotint
mezzotint
aquatint
lithotint
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ cut
cut
woodcut
Sgm: \\ N \\ 2 \\ stereotype
stereotype
graphotype
autotype
heliotype
GRP: \\ N \\ 3
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ graver
graver
burin
etching point
style
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ plate
plate
stone
wood block
negative
Sgm: \\ N \\ 3 \\ die
die
punch
stamp
GRP: \\ N \\ 4
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ printing
printing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ plate printing
plate printing
copperplate printing
anastatic printing
color printing
lithographic printing
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ type printing
type printing
&c. 591
Sgm: \\ N \\ 4 \\ three-color process
three-color process
GRP: \\ N \\ 5
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ illustration
illustration
illumination
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ half tone
half tone
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ photogravure
photogravure
Sgm: \\ N \\ 5 \\ vignette
vignette
initial letter
cul de lampe
tailpiece
PARAG:Engraving->V
GRP: \\ V \\ 1
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ engrave
engrave
grave
stipple
scrape
etch
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ bite
bite
bite in
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ lithograph
lithograph
&c.->N.
Sgm: \\ V \\ 1 \\ print
print
PARAG:Engraving->Adj
GRP: \\ Adj \\ 1
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ insculptured
insculptured
Sgm: \\ Adj \\ 1 \\ engraved
engraved
&c.->V.

English dictionary for students. 2013.

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  • Engraving — En*grav ing, n. 1. The act or art of producing upon hard material incised or raised patterns, characters, lines, and the like; especially, the art of producing such lines, etc., in the surface of metal plates or blocks of wood. Engraving is used… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • engraving — engraving; pho·to·engraving; …   English syllables

  • engraving — index inscription, stamp Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • engraving — [n] carving of letters or design into something blocking, chasing, chiselling, cutting, dry point, enchasing, etching, illustration, impression, inscribing, inscription, intaglio, lithograph, mezzotint, photoengraving, photogravure, print,… …   New thesaurus

  • engraving — ► NOUN 1) a print made from an engraved plate, block, or other surface. 2) the process or art of cutting or carving a design on a hard surface, especially so as to make a print …   English terms dictionary

  • engraving — [en grāv′iŋ, ingrāv′iŋ] n. 1. the act, process, or art of one who engraves 2. an engraved plate, drawing, or design 3. a print made from an engraved surface …   English World dictionary

  • Engraving — A copperplate engraver at work Engraving is the practice of incising a design on to a hard, usually flat surface, by cutting grooves into it. The result may be a decorated object in itself, as when silver, gold, steel, or glass are engraved, or… …   Wikipedia

  • engraving — /en gray ving/, n. 1. the act or art of a person who or thing that engraves. 2. the art of forming designs by cutting, corrosion by acids, a photographic process, etc., on the surface of a metal plate, block of wood, or the like, for or as for… …   Universalium

  • engraving — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) Art of making designs by etching Nouns 1. engraving; line, mezzotint, or stipple engraving; drypoint, draw point, etching, intaglio, gravure, copperplate, silverpoint; steel or wood engraving; xylography …   English dictionary for students

  • engraving — Synonyms and related words: CYSP sculpture, abstract, abstract art, abstraction, altarpiece, anaglyph, anaglyptics, anaglyptography, aquatint, architectural sculpture, art, art form, artist, arts and crafts, arts of design, autolithograph, bezel …   Moby Thesaurus

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