graver

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  • He came up again looking even graver than when he left the deck. Cited from The Firm of Girdlestone, by Arthur Conan Doyle
  • The doctor looked graver every day, and at last held out no hope. Cited from Without a Home, by E. P. Roe
  • Society has really no graver interest than the well-being of the literary class. Cited from Representative Men, by Ralph Waldo Emerson
  • Following close upon this came another and even graver question: what would she say to me? Cited from A Fool and His Money, by G.B. McCutcheon
  • When he came down again, I observed that he looked graver than usual. Cited from Peter the Whaler, by W.H.G. Kingston
  • The doctor rose and walked back to his friends with a graver face. Cited from While the Billy Boils, by Henry Lawson
  • He looked graver for her, at this, than he had looked all the morning. Cited from The Golden Bowl, Volume I, by Henry James
  • A much graver change was coming over the spirit of the English nation. Cited from Lectures on Modern history, by Baron John Emerich Edward Dalberg Acton
  • I began to see another and graver side of her nature. Cited from 54-40 or Fight, by Emerson Hough
  • But the further he gets into the reading, the graver his face becomes. Cited from Love, and Other Stories, by Anton Chekhov
  • The two young people parted, each a little graver than when they met. Cited from John Ward, Preacher, by Margaret Deland
  • For the graver things, the boy or man is taken to the police station. Cited from Crime: Its Cause and Treatment, by Clarence Darrow
  • There was something graver in his manner than I had ever seen. Cited from The PG Works Of Gilbert Parker, Complete
  • This method of education assumed a graver character as the child grew older. Cited from Led Astray and The Sphinx, by Octave Feuillet
  • And now I must cut short my story, for graver matters press. Cited from The Atlantic Monthly, Vol. 8, No. 45, July, 1861, by Various
  • As for the graver, why cannot they come among us and teach us, just as you do? Cited from Imaginary Conversations and Poems, by Walter Savage Landor
  • Harry went about his work as usual, only with a graver face. Cited from Adela Cathcart, Vol. 3, by George MacDonald
  • If she does not recognize you, her condition is graver than I think. Cited from Prince Zilah, by Jules Claretie, v3
  • Then he looked up at his servant with a graver expression than he had yet worn. Cited from Three More John Silence Stories, by Algernon Blackwood
  • Your sister is older, and so much graver than you are. Cited from The Sisters, by Georg Ebers, v3
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Meaning of graver

  • noun A tool used by an engraver