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grave

noun [C]  /ɡreɪv/ us  

grave noun [C] (BURYING PLACE)

a place where a dead person or dead people are buried, esp. when under the ground and marked by a stone

grave

adjective [-er/-est only]  /ɡreɪv/ us  

grave adjective [-er/-est only] (SERIOUS)

urgent and very bad; serious: It was the gravest political crisis of his career.
gravely
adverb  /ˈɡreɪv·li/ us  
She is gravely ill.
Translations of “grave”
in Korean 무덤…
in Arabic قَبْر…
in French tombe…
in Turkish mezar, kabir…
in Italian tomba…
in Chinese (Traditional) 墳墓, 墓穴, 埋葬處…
in Russian могила…
in Polish grób…
in Spanish tumba…
in Portuguese sepultura…
in German das Grab…
in Catalan tomba…
in Japanese 墓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坟墓, 墓穴, 埋葬处…
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