Children's, Intermediate and Advanced Online English Dictionary & Thesaurus

Comprehensive
Dictionary Suite
Help
Help
Help
 
Advanced Dictionary    
Display options
 
Lookup History
incise

in·cise

incise

 
 
pronunciation:
ihn saIz
features:
Word Combinations (verb), Word Parts
part of speech: transitive verb
inflections: incised, incises, incising
definition 1: to cut into the surface of.
The surgeon incised the tissue just below the knee.
definition 2: to mark the surface of with a sharp tool; engrave.
Word CombinationsSubscriber feature About this feature
Word PartsSubscriber feature About this feature