graveyard


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  • noun

Synonyms for graveyard

Synonyms for graveyard

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A muffled sound of voices floated up from the far end of the graveyard.
It's been a graveyard so long that it's ceased to be one and has become one of the sights of Kingsport.
But what were we to begin to do in that graveyard of a world?
I put Saxtorph and his graveyard gang to work heaving them overside, and over they went, the living and the dead.
It's Jack Pumpkinhead's private graveyard," replied the Tin Woodman.
Ponta had partly turned to the house to receive the approval that was his due, only to be met by this chill, graveyard silence.
     When visiting a graveyard stood
That's a graveyard, and it's proper to muffle the drums and lower the flags as we go by, and we'd better take off our hats, too; it's more respectable, I think.
Religious services were once held in it--when it was white, and there is a graveyard that would delight a poet.
And when the play was over the graveyard was a sorry sight with trodden grass and broken headstones.
I am so fond of romantic things, and a graveyard full of buried hopes is about as romantic a thing as one can imagine isn't it?
I feel as if something was reaching out of the graveyard to hold me-- something that wanted life--I don't like it--let's hurry.
Oh, yes, lots of them--over yonder," said Miss Cornelia, waving her hand through the open window towards the little graveyard of the church across the harbor.
In the middle of the graveyard stood a stone church with a green cupola where he used to go to mass two or three times a year with his father and mother, when a service was held in memory of his grandmother, who had long been dead, and whom he had never seen.
The place was large enough to afford half an hour's strolling without the monotony of treading continually the same path; and, for those who love to peruse the annals of graveyards, here was variety of inscription enough to occupy the attention for double or treble that space of time.