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funeral

fu·ner·al

funeral

 
pronunciation:
fyu n rl
parts of speech:
noun, adjective
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part of speech: noun
definition: a ceremony for a dead person, sometimes including burial or cremation.
A funeral is a solemn occasion.He died on Wednesday, and the funeral will be held on Saturday.Will you be attending the funeral?
 
part of speech: adjective
definition: of or pertaining to a funeral.
The funeral procession moved slowly down the street.The funeral arrangements have all been made.
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