Examples of casket in a Sentence
bought a beautiful casket when her grandmother died
a small casket of jewels
Recent Examples of casket from the Web
Burial will be at a later date in Bayside Cemetery in Potsdam, N.Y. A procession takes Francis Mariea’s casket to a hearse after his funeral at St. Therese Catholic Church in Mooresville on Monday.
Others demand that casket sellers become licensed funeral directors.
José Aguilar, a local resident, watched the procession of caskets, stooping under a tree to shield himself from the afternoon sun.
The shop also carries pieces by Morgantown Glass Works, as well as Depression-era Vaseline glass, vintage Fiesta dinnerware, old ice-cream parlor stools, and vintage jewelry caskets.
Police got a call Monday night that a small white casket had been found in a black trash bag, not far from several cemeteries.
A casket with organs inside was found Monday night on West Clearfield Street in North Philadelphia across from Mount Peace Cemetery.
At the end of Patty's funeral, some 60 developmentally challenged residents of the home filed out of the church — stopping, one by one, at Patty's casket to say goodbye.
A casket carrying Yeoman 3rd Class Shingo Alexander Douglass is slated to arrive at the San Diego International Airport around 7:30 p.m. Friday.
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Origin and Etymology of casket
First Known Use: 15th centurySee Words from the same year
CASKET Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of casket for English Language Learners
: a small chest or box for jewelry or other valuable things
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