What is another word for grave?

Need synonyms for grave? Here's a list of words from our thesaurus that you can use instead.

Adjective
Serious or solemn in manner or appearance
“Of course, that did not happen, even though the state subsequently acknowledged that a grave injustice had been done in that case.”
Adjective
Giving cause for alarm; serious
“There is a grave danger that critical patient care like cancer treatment will lose out as money is diverted to meet this commitment.”
Adjective
Having a low musical pitch or range
“… a grave hexachord.”
Noun
A hole dug in the ground to receive a coffin or dead body, typically marked by a stone or mound
“With the other executed rebels, his body was put into a mass grave with no coffin.”
Noun
The permanent stopping of all the vital bodily activities
“… a rock star who found his early grave in a plane crash.”
Noun
The state of being dead
“… a terrible fear of the grave.”
Verb
To carve or cut, as letters or figures, on some hard substance
“… the doomed climber graved his initials into the rock face.”
Find more words!
Use * for blank tiles (max 2) Advanced Search Advanced Search
Use * for blank spaces Advanced Search
Advanced Word Finder

See Also

Watch and Learn
Nearby Words
5-letter Words Starting With
Find Synonyms
go
Word Tools Finders & Helpers Other Languages More Synonyms
Copyright WordHippo © 2019