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carving Syllabification: carv·ing
Pronunciation: /ˈkärviNG/

Definition of carving in English:


An object or design cut from a hard material as an artistic work.
Example sentences
  • Gilded statues and carvings adorn the walls and pilgrims come from far and wide.
  • Acquiring one for the exhibition was especially important as the carvings are masterpieces of the Palace Museum.
  • It was made of stone, and it had carvings of sea creatures carved into the front door.

Words that rhyme with carving

Worthing • woodcarving

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