gravenoun [ C ]uk /ɡreɪv/ us /ɡreɪv/
a mass grave
an unmarked grave
a grave digger
- They lowered the coffin into the grave.
- She died penniless and was buried in an unmarked grave.
- One can only hope that his unquiet spirit found some peace in the grave.
- Sometimes I think these children are going to drive me to an early grave!
- Many of the soldiers were interred in unmarked graves.
adverb uk /ˈɡreɪv.li/ us /ˈɡreɪv.li/