Definition of BURY

to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea <he died on Tuesday and was buried on Friday>
to put into a hiding place <buried his face in his hands as his wife recounted the embarrassing incident>
Related Words hoard, squirrel (away), stash; entomb, inter
Antonyms display, exhibit

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