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gravenoun [C]

uk   /ɡreɪv/ us   /ɡreɪv/
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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graveadjective

uk   /ɡreɪv/ us   /ɡreɪv/
(Definition of grave from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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gravenoun [C]

us   /ɡreɪv/
  • 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

graveadjective [-er/-est only]

us   /ɡreɪv/
urgent and very bad; serious: It was the gravest political crisis of his career.
gravely
adverb us   /ˈɡreɪv·li/
She is gravely ill.
(Definition of grave from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “grave”
in Korean 무덤…
in Arabic قَبْر…
in Malaysian kubur…
in French tombe…
in Russian могила…
in Chinese (Traditional) 墳墓, 墓穴, 埋葬處…
in Italian tomba…
in Turkish mezar, kabir…
in Polish grób…
in Spanish tumba…
in Vietnamese huyệt, mộ…
in Portuguese sepultura…
in Thai หลุมศพ…
in German das Grab…
in Catalan tomba…
in Japanese 墓…
in Chinese (Simplified) 坟墓, 墓穴, 埋葬处…
in Indonesian makam…
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Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
Avoiding common errors with the word enough.
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by Liz Walter Enough is a very common word, but it is easy to make mistakes with it. You need to be careful about its position in a sentence, and the prepositions or verb patterns that come after it. I’ll start with the position of enough in the sentence. When we use it with a noun,

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