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  Words related to bury

Related / Similar Words: forget, sink, immerse, swallow, swallow up, eat up, entomb, inhume, inter, lay to rest

 

Definition:
  • dismiss from the mind; stop remembering; "i tried to bury these unpleasant memories";
  • place in the earth and cover with soil; "They buried the stolen goods";
  • embed deeply; "She sank her fingers into the soft sand"; "He buried his head in her lap";
  • enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing; "The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter";
  • cover from sight; "Afghani women buried under their burkas";
  • place in a grave or tomb; "Stalin was buried behind the Kremlin wall on Red Square"; "The pharaos were entombed in the pyramids"; "My grandfather was laid to rest last Sunday";

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    Hyponyms: unlearn, suppress, repress, set, countersink

     

    Entailments: cover

     

    Derivational Morphology: burying, burial, entombment, inhumation, interment, sepulture

     

    Anagrams: ruby

     

     
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