Meaning of BURY in English

v. Function: verb

1 to deposit (a corpse) in or as if in the earth FF1C; the pharaohs were buried in pyramids FF1E; FF1C; buried at sea FF1E;

Synonyms: entomb, inhume, inter, lay away, plant, put away, sepulcher, sepulture, tomb; compare ENTOMB 1

Related Words: inurn; coffin

Idioms: consign to the grave, lay to rest, put six feet under

Contrasted Words: dig (up), disentomb, disinter, exhume, untomb; burn, cremate


Synonyms: HIDE , cache, conceal, cover, ensconce, occult, plant, screen, secrete, stash

Merriam Webster. Collegiate thesaurus English dictionary.      Английский энциклопедический толковый словарь тезауруса.