Definition of graveyard
1 : cemetery
2 : something resembling a graveyard an automobile graveyard
Examples of graveyard in a Sentence
reflecting the Quaker avoidance of personal vanity, the graveyard is not marked by so much as a single headstone
Recent Examples of graveyard from the Web
Graham stopped eating food, went to the graveyard often, and tried to commit suicide several times.
Seidl also recalled an impactful moment for him when the delegation had the opportunity to visit a graveyard in Poland.
Since the tombstones — and sometimes even the contents of the graves — had been desecrated, damaged or removed, Mr. Izzo has made restoring both graveyards his life’s work.
One Florida man has taken it upon himself to help restore a Tampa graveyard and its veterans' headstones.
Which should be enough to relegate Fibre Channel to the technological graveyard.
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First Known Use of graveyard
GRAVEYARD Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of graveyard for English Language Learners
: a place where people are buried
: a place where old things are left or thrown away
GRAVEYARD Defined for Kids
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