What does carving mean?

Definitions for carving
ˈkɑr vɪŋcarv·ing

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word carving.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. carving(noun)

    a sculpture created by removing material (as wood or ivory or stone) in order to create a desired shape

  2. carving, cutting(noun)

    removing parts from hard material to create a desired pattern or shape

  3. sculpture, carving(noun)

    creating figures or designs in three dimensions

Wiktionary

  1. carving(Noun)

    A carved object.

    The primitive carving looked ancient but was stamped made in Taiwan.

  2. carving(Verb)

    Executing turns without pivoting.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Carving

    of Carve

  2. Carving(noun)

    the act or art of one who carves

  3. Carving(noun)

    a piece of decorative work cut in stone, wood, or other material

  4. Carving(noun)

    the whole body of decorative sculpture of any kind or epoch, or in any material; as, the Italian carving of the 15th century

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How to say carving in sign language?

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of carving in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of carving in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of carving in a Sentence

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Carving your own path gets you to greatness quicker than following someone else's trail.

  2. Anais Nin:

    We are like sculptors, constantly carving out of others the image we long for, need, love or desire, often against reality, against their benefit, and always, in the end, a disappointment, because it does not fit them.

  3. Edward Parker:

    Carving out NPLs from banks is no free lunch.

  4. Brady Smith:

    I can say that the issue of people carving their names and other things in rocks in the Sedona and surrounding area is always a challenge we face, and (we) try to inform people about its destructive nature. we have found that when one person carves something, it encourages others to carve.

  5. Brady Smith:

    On Monday, Feb.15, we became aware -- via media and public reports -- of an Instagram posting by Vanessa Hudgens showing a scratching or carving of a heart with two names in it on a rock that allegedly is on the Red Rock Ranger District of the Coconino National Forest.

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