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be etched somewhere

(also be etched with sth) literary If a ​feeling, ​emotion, or ​shape is ​etchedsomewhere, it can be ​seen there very ​clearly: His ​face was ​etched with ​pain. Confusion and ​sadness were ​etched ontheirfaces. The ​foothills of the Himalayas were ​sharplyetched against the ​palebluesky.
(Definition of be etched somewhere from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “be etched somewhere”
in Chinese (Simplified) (感觉、情绪、形状)刻在,印在,显出…
in Chinese (Traditional) (感覺、情緒、形狀)刻在,印在,顯出…
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