casket


casket

noun

Definition of CASKET

1
a boxlike container for holding a dead body <bought a beautiful casket when her grandmother died>
Related Words charnel (also charnel house), crypt, sepulchre (or sepulcher), sepulture, tomb, vault; urn; body bag
2
a covered rectangular container for storing or transporting things <a small casket of jewels>

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