funeral parlor


Definition of funeral parlor

  1. :  a place where dead people are prepared for burial or cremation and where wakes and funerals are held

Word by Word Definitions

  1. :  of, relating to, or constituting a funeral

    :  funereal

  1. :  the observances held for a dead person usually before burial or cremation

    :  a funeral sermon

    :  a funeral procession

  1. :  a room used primarily for conversation or the reception of guests: such as

    :  a room in a private dwelling for the entertainment of guests

    :  a conference chamber or private reception room

  1. :  used in or suitable for a parlor

    :  fostered or advocated in comfortable seclusion without consequent action or application to affairs

    :  given to or characterized by fostering or advocating something (such as a doctrine) in such a manner

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quaintly unconventional or refined

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