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tomb

noun

Synonyms and Antonyms of tomb

  1. a final resting place for a dead person <explored the historic graveyard and saw tombs that dated back two centuries> Synonyms burial, sepulchre (or sepulcher), sepulture, graveRelated Words catacomb, charnel (also charnel house), columbarium, crypt, mausoleum, vault; cemetery, churchyard, graveyard, potter's field; barrow, mound, tumulus




tomb

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of tomb

  1. to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea <Forest Lawn is where many of Tinseltown's immortals are tombed for all eternity> Synonyms entomb, hearse, inhume, inter, lay, put away, buryRelated 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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