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Synonyms for funeral
ˈfyu nər əlfu·ner·al

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. funeralnoun

    a ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated

    "hundreds of people attended his funeral"

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. funeralnoun

    burial, interment

  2. funeralnoun

    obsequies, exequies, funeral solemnities, funeral rites

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  1. Congressman Davis:

    I know what it feels like to have a loved one whose life was wiped out unnecessarily for no apparent reason, i have attended the funeral of so many children in my communities whose wonderful lives were interrupted by gun violence. I feel the devastation.

  2. Khalil Gibran:

    Comfort murders the passion of the soul, then walks grinning at the funeral.

  3. Hepburn Ferrer:

    I remember in the months [before her death] we received thousands of letters -- enough to fill 25 lawn and leaf trash bags -- just filled with get-well notes, books -- you name it, and on the day of her funeral, it was estimated that there were over 25,000 people lining the streets of this little village in Switzerland.

  4. Andre Taylor:

    The president was extremely gracious, he called at a perfect time during the funeral services. It just lifted Horace up.

  5. Mark Twain:

    I did not attend his funeral, but I wrote a nice letter saying I approved it.

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