1. to mince; to cut fine; to chop up; to hash; to shred
2. to carve; to engrave; to chisel; to notch
3. to tick away (time); to beat out (e.g. rhythm); to record the passing moments
4. to etch (into one's mind); to remember distinctlySee also 心に刻む, as 心に刻む, etc.
5. to have tattooedArchaism
6. to tormentArchaism
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