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Synonyms for bury



  • forget
  • break with
  • draw a veil over
  • think no more of
  • consign to oblivion
  • put in the past
  • not give another thought to

Synonyms for bury

to place (a corpse) in or as if in a grave

to put or keep out of sight

Synonyms for bury

cover from sight

Related Words

place in a grave or tomb

place in the earth and cover with soil

enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing

embed deeply

dismiss from the mind


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In the next morning when the buriers returned to continue their work, they found dogs and vultures feeding on human bodies.
In "The Burners, the Buriers," the speaker catalogues the instructions various writers have left for the posthumous disposal of their work.
The characters Badii initially regards as potential helpers are only shown after he has changed his mind about them, when they have lost their potential to be his buriers.
More than half of these corpses lay in an extended position, which requires buriers to dig a longer grave than is needed to contain a flexed body.