Verb(1) form by carving(2) engrave or cut by chipping away at a surface(3) cut to pieces
(1) Most of them had long silky hair and cute ski outfits and could carve turns in the snow like razors.(2) It wasn't just that no other country knew how to carve it or cook it properly - with plenty of lard - but that they mucked about with their food to hide its taste because it was of inferior quality.(3) I carve stone with every tool I can grasp, from hammers and chisels, pneumatic tools, diamond grinders and cutters, even diamond chain saws.(4) Artists now have the means to embellish gourds with paint, beads, charms and buttons, as well as proper tools to wood burn and carve designs into the plant.(5) Students are now ready to carve their designs into their linoleum blocks and make their test prints on paper.(6) The chef's station will also carve roast beef or make fresh pasta to order, with loads of ingredients to customize your plate.(7) To serve, carve meat and serve with sauce from pan, mash and green vegetables.(8) I've seen a man carve the excess wood off a figure's hipbone, while others wait patiently on an assembly line.(9) Put the turkey on a warmed serving plate and leave it to stand before you carve it.(10) It is possible to see the width of the boarder's trail change as you carve turns, and snow sprays satisfyingly when you screech to a stop.(11) Bernard stood in the corner of the room watching Ronald carve the turkey he was supposed to have caught, killed, skinned, and cut himself.(12) Cliff wouldn't carve, so she was expected to wield the knife(13) Using a sharp knife, carve the fillet into wafer thin slices.(14) The artist uses clay loop tools, which are the same tools used to sculpt with clay, to carefully carve the design into the pumpkin.(15) Students used sharpened dowel rods to carve designs in the pot and lid.(16) A descent is a source of amusement to my wife, the graceful one; she likes to watch me carve turns.
(1) to carve :: om te kerf
(2) carve out :: uit kerf
(3) carve up :: kerf up
1. sculpt ::
2. engrave ::
3. slice ::
carve, carved, carves, carving, carvings
Word Example from TV Shows
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Carve off what you need as you go.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 3
We'll CARVE them up like walnut pie.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5
I could CARVE you out a big piece of it.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 7
The worst part
was watching her CARVE that turkey.
The Big Bang Theory Season 1, Episode 1
Maybe not, but I could CARVE her heart out.
Game of Thrones Season 3, Episode 1
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