Definition of grave noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ɡrɑːv//
; NAmE NAmE//ɡrɑːv//
(also grave accent)
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a mark placed over a vowel in some languages to show how it should be pronounced, as over the e in the French word père compare acute accent, circumflex, tilde, umlaut
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: grave