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See definition of intaglio on Dictionary.com
  • as inengraving
  • as inengrave

synonyms for intaglio

  • etching
  • illustration
  • inscription
  • lithograph
  • woodcut
  • blocking
  • chasing
  • cutting
  • impression
  • inscribing
  • mezzotint
  • photoengraving
  • photogravure
  • print
  • rotogravure
  • scratch
  • dry point
  • enchasing
See also synonyms for: intaglioed / intaglioing
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How to use intaglio in a sentence

But while sculpture in Egypt is for the most part in intaglio, in America it is usually in relief.
THE WORKS OF HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT, VOLUME 5HUBERT HOWE BANCROFT
The intaglio work on this side is not equal to that in cameo, on the other.
SCARABSISAAC MYER
The decoration was by stamps in the clay (intaglio) of a given subject repeated in the narrow bands around the body of the vase.
THE SWASTIKATHOMAS WILSON
The machine for engraving a matrix in intaglio is operated in much the same manner as that for engraving a punch in relief.
THE BUILDING OF A BOOKVARIOUS
However, Fig. 73 was made from a photograph of an intaglio lighted from the left.
VISUAL ILLUSIONSMATTHEW LUCKIESH
The red silk that tied it was sealed with yellow wax, and bore the impression of a finely-cut intaglio.
QUINTUS CLAUDIUS, VOLUME 1 OF 2ERNST ECKSTEIN
Because of his great happiness the whole world seemed to him like some exquisite intaglio of which this day was the design.
ROMANCE ISLANDZONA GALE
The prince was smiling as he met her eyes; for the world was always the exquisite intaglio, and to-day was its design.
ROMANCE ISLANDZONA GALE
But Prince Tabnit was the last to note that, for he saw only Olivia; and the world—the world was an intaglio of his own designing.
ROMANCE ISLANDZONA GALE
John Burroughs was very violent against my intaglio; on the other hand, Alma Tadema—our great painter here—liked it very much.
THE LETTERS OF ANNE GILCHRIST AND WALT WHITMANWALT WHITMAN
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO INTAGLIO

  • bite
  • burn
  • chase
  • chisel
  • crosshatch
  • cut
  • embed
  • enchase
  • etch
  • fix
  • grave
  • hatch
  • impress
  • imprint
  • infix
  • ingrain
  • initial
  • inscribe
  • instill
  • intaglio
  • lithograph
  • lodge
  • mezzotint
  • ornament
  • print
  • scratch
  • stipple
  • blocking
  • chasing
  • cutting
  • dry point
  • enchasing
  • etching
  • illustration
  • impression
  • inscribing
  • inscription
  • intaglio
  • lithograph
  • mezzotint
  • photoengraving
  • photogravure
  • print
  • rotogravure
  • scratch
  • woodcut
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.