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carving

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  • verbcut carefully with sharp instrument
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Synonyms for carving

verb cut carefully with sharp instrument
  • chisel
  • divide
  • engrave
  • etch
  • fashion
  • hack
  • mold
  • sculpt
  • shape
  • slice
  • chip
  • cleave
  • dissect
  • dissever
  • form
  • grave
  • hew
  • incise
  • indent
  • model
  • mould
  • pattern
  • rough-hew
  • slash
  • stipple
  • sunder
  • tool
  • trim
  • whittle
  • block out
  • insculpt

Antonyms for carving

  • combine
  • unite
  • increase
  • join
  • mend
  • sew
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art

noun. creation meant to communicate or appeal to senses or mind
  • abstraction
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  • description
  • design
  • illustration
  • imitation
  • modeling
  • molding
  • painting
  • pictorialization
  • portrayal
  • representation
  • sculpting
  • shaping
  • simulation
  • sketching
  • symbolization
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