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grave

noun [C] uk   /ɡreɪv/ us  
B1 a place in the ground where a dead person is buried: a mass grave an unmarked grave a grave digger He visits his mother's grave every Sunday.
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grave

adjective uk   /ɡreɪv/ us  
seriously bad: a grave situation
gravely
adverb uk   /ˈɡreɪv.li/ us  
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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