Hyper Dictionary

English Dictionary Computer Dictionary Video Dictionary Thesaurus Dream Dictionary Medical Dictionary

Search Dictionary:  

Meaning of ENGRAVER

Pronunciation:  ungr'eyvur

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

ENGRAVER is a 8 letter word that starts with E.


 See Also: Albrecht Durer, Andrea Mantegna, Durer, graphic artist, Hans Holbein, Hogarth, Holbein, Holbein the Younger, lapidary, lapidist, Mantegna, printmaker, skilled worker, trained worker, William Hogarth



Webster's 1913 Dictionary
\En*grav"er\, n.
One who engraves; a person whose business it is to produce
engraved work, especially on metal or wood.

Easton Bible Dictionary

Heb. harash (Ex. 35:35; 38:23) means properly an artificer in wood, stone, or metal. The chief business of the engraver was cutting names or devices on rings and seals and signets (Ex. 28:11, 21, 36; Gen. 38:18).

Thesaurus Terms
 Related Terms: accountant, amanuensis, archivist, bookkeeper, burinist, carver, cerographer, chalcographer, clerk, documentalist, etcher, filing clerk, gem engraver, graphic artist, graver, inscriber, lapidary, librarian, line engraver, lithographer, marker, notary, notary public, printmaker, prothonotary, pyrographer, record clerk, recorder, recordist, register, registrar, scorekeeper, scorer, scribe, scrivener, secretary, serigrapher, silk-screen artist, stenographer, stonecutter, timekeeper, wood engraver, xylopyrographer