grave

(redirected from gravest)
Also found in: Dictionary, Medical, Legal, Idioms, Encyclopedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
Legend
Synonym
Antonym
Related
  • all
  • noun
  • adj
  • verb

Synonyms for grave

Synonyms for grave

a burial place or receptacle for human remains

having great consequence or weight

causing or marked by danger or pain, for example

full of or marked by dignity and seriousness

to cut (a design or inscription) into a hard surface, especially for printing

to produce a deep impression of

Synonyms for grave

death of a person

Related Words

a place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)

a mark (') placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation

Synonyms

Related Words

shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it

carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface

dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises

Related Words

causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm

of great gravity or crucial import

References in periodicals archive ?
He said whatever Mr Chaudhry stated was made in the public gathering and was thus a loud and clear message which deserved the gravest punishment.
Drug resistance was considered the gravest threat to humankind by 8%.
The judge said Moses' offending was escalating, adding: "There is the gravest risk one day you will go further than you have and inflict some serious injury on someone.
administration kills our brother the hero Dzhokhar Tsarnaev or any Muslim, it … will bring America's nation als the gravest consequences," Zawahri said.
The killing of a police officer on duty was once one of the gravest of offences.
Jens Stoltenberg, the Nato secretary-general, said the warships, now under German command, will conduct reconnaissance and surveillance to help end Europe's gravest migrant crisis since WW2.
NNA - President Hassan Rouhani said on Wednesday extremism and terrorism are the gravest problems of the region and that Iran and Turkey should cooperate on a joint scientific plan to uproot them in Middle East.
That dog killed that child in an offence of the gravest harm imaginable."
Let Ashley also remember that he has in the past put United in the gravest of danger without the FA Cup or league cup muddying waters.
Numerous representatives of government institutions, the academia and the business sector of the Republic of Macedonia and the region shared their experience and discussed the possibilities of teaming up and assuming a regional approach to fighting cyber crime as one of the gravest modern-day security threats.
The sociological answer to this question assumes a pettiness in human nature, such that even the slightest of humiliations and misfortunes may be regarded as sufficiently devastating, under certain conditions, as to sweep aside the gravest of moral considerations.
23 broadcast, illustrated in the gravest terms the dire conditions of America's roads and bridges - and indicted congressional inaction on this major issue.
"We will continue to view the situation in Ukraine with the gravest concern and will continue to cooperate closely with our G-7 (Group of Seven industrial democracies) and like-minded allies," Harper wrote.
Bahrain emphasized that all forms and shapes of terrorism are one of the gravest threats to international peace and security and that all acts of terrorism are considered unjustifiable criminal acts regardless of their motives or perpetrators.
As news emerged of the leak of radioactive water from a storage tank last week, the NRA said last week it was planning to issue the alert, its gravest warning since the massive 2011 earthquake and tsunami that sent three reactors at the plant into meltdown.