mortal remains

Definition of mortal remains

formal

  1. :  the dead body of a person

Word by Word Definitions

mortalplay
  1. :  causing or having caused death :  fatal

    :  subject to death

    :  possible, conceivable

  1. :  mortally

  1. :  a human being

remainplay remains
  1. :  to be a part not destroyed, taken, or used up

    :  to be something yet to be shown, done, or treated

    :  to stay in the same place or with the same person or group

  1. :  stay

    :  a remaining part or trace

    :  a dead body


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