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tomb

noun

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a final resting place for a dead person
  • explored the historic graveyard and saw tombs that dated back two centuries

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tomb

verb

Synonyms & Antonyms of tomb (Entry 2 of 2)

to place (a dead body) in the earth, a tomb, or the sea
  • Forest Lawn is where many of Tinseltown's immortals are tombed for all eternity

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The first known use of tomb was in the 13th century

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“Tomb.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/tomb. Accessed 26 Nov. 2021.

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