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grave 1

noun

  • 1 she left flowers at his grave
    burial site, gravesite, cemetery plot, tomb, sepulcher, vault, burial chamber, mausoleum, crypt;
    last resting place
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    grave 2

    adjective

  • 1 a grave matter
    serious, important, weighty, profound, significant, momentous;
    critical, acute, urgent, pressing;
    dire, terrible, awful, dreadful
    formalexigent
    [Antonyms] trivial
  • 2 Jackie looked grave
    [Antonyms] cheerful
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