pallbearer

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noun pall·bear·er \ˈpȯl-ˌber-ər\

Definition of pallbearer

  1. :  a person who helps to carry the coffin at a funeral; also :  a member of the escort or honor guard of the coffin who does not actually help to carry it

Origin and Etymology of pallbearer

2pall


PALLBEARER Defined for English Language Learners

pallbearer

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noun

Definition of pallbearer for English Language Learners

  • : a person who helps to carry the coffin at a funeral


PALLBEARER Defined for Kids

pallbearer

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noun pall·bear·er \ˈpȯl-ˌber-ər\

Definition of pallbearer for Students

  1. :  a person who helps to carry the coffin at a funeral



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