grave[ greyv ]SEE DEFINITION OF grave
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR GRAVE
“I mean a man sad and grave as the monks of Beaulieu,” said the jester.
Then he set to work and made himself a grave which was to endure for all time.
See what grave reflections an innocent subject will produce!
Excuse me, my dear friend, for these grave soliloquies, as I may call them.
What way will I live and the girls with me, and I an old woman looking for the grave?
Alas, the vanity of mortal projects, even when they centre in the grave!
But every body else was there, so we did not miss these grave and reverend seigniors.
Mary regarded the owner of the store with grave questioning in her violet eyes.
I should not rest quiet in the grave, coz, if I had not another turn at them.
"Don't worry about the boy," he said, with grave kindliness.
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