What does the word carve mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Carver.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To make or decorate by cutting or chiseling; sculpture.

  • Part of speech: verb transitive, verb intransitive

  • To cut up, as cooked meat.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • Carving.

Usage examples for carve

  1. All you ever knew about football I could carve on granite and put in my eye and never feel it. – At Good Old Siwash by George Fitch
  2. How, then, could they carve wood, and that of the hardest kind? – Incidents of Travel in Yucatan, Vol. I. by John L. Stephens
  3. I like to think of a young man like Gotch, good and strong, going off to carve himself out a place in a new country. – The Honour of the Clintons by Archibald Marshall
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