disinter


disinter

verb

Definition of DISINTER

to remove from place of burial <the Egyptian mummy was carefully disinterred in hopes that it would yield secrets about the Old Kingdom>
Synonyms disinter, unearth
Antonyms bury, entomb, inhume, inter, tomb

Seen & Heard

What made you want to look up disinter? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

Get Our Free Apps
Voice Search, Favorites,
Word of the Day, and More
Join Us on FB & Twitter
Get the Word of the Day and More