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Synonyms and Antonyms of inhume

  1. to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea <there were so many dead that it was impossible to inhume them all promptly> Synonyms entomb, hearse, bury, inter, lay, put away, tombRelated Words immure, inurn; enshrine; conceal, cover, ensconce, hide; obscure, shade, shield; cloak, curtain, enshroud, shroud; rebury, reinter; coffinNear Antonyms burn, cremate; bare, disclose, discover, display, exhibit, expose, reveal, show; uncoffinAntonyms disinter, exhume, unearth

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