Definitions For Grave


  • A place for the burial of a corpse (especially beneath the ground and marked by a tombstone)
  • A mark () placed above a vowel to indicate pronunciation
  • Death of a person


  • Carve, cut, or etch into a material or surface
  • Shape (a material like stone or wood) by whittling away at it


  • Causing fear or anxiety by threatening great harm
  • Of great gravity or crucial import; requiring serious thought
  • Dignified and somber in manner or character and committed to keeping promises

Is Grave a Scrabble Word?

Words With Friends YES
Scrabble US YES
Scrabble UK YES
English International (SOWPODS) YES
Scrabble Global YES
Enable1 Dictionary YES

Points in Different Games

Words with Friends

The word Grave is worth 9 points in Scrabble and 11 points in Words with Friends

Examples of Grave in a Sentence

  • This violation of school rules is a grave matter.
  • His carelessness could have grave consequences.
  • They have placed themselves in grave danger.

Synonyms for Grave

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