Definition Definition

Calve - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'Calve' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Calve [ v. i.]
- To bring forth a calf.
- To bring forth young; to produce offspring.

Meaning of 'Calve' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . calve [ v]
Meaning (1):
- release ice
Example in sentence:
  • The icebergs and glaciers calve
Meaning (2):
- give birth to (a calf)
Example in sentence:
  • the whales calve at this time of year