cemetery

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈsɛmətəri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈsɛmɪˌtɛri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(semi ter′ē)


Inflections of 'cemetery' (nnoun: Refers to person, place, thing, quality, etc.): nplplural noun: Noun always used in plural form--for example, "jeans," "scissors.": cemeteries
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cemetery

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. buried in the cemetery
  2. a [haunted, spooky, dark] cemetery
  3. a [military, national, Christian, Jewish] cemetery
  4. the cemetery at the church
  5. the [tombstones, graves, shrines] at the cemetery
  6. visiting her [mom, dad, brother] at the cemetery
  7. bring [flowers, a flag] to the cemetery
  8. a funeral at the cemetery
  9. mourners at the cemetery
  10. cemetery and [mortuary, memorial, crematorium]
  11. exhumed the body at the cemetery
  12. went to the cemetery to exhume the body
  13. went to the cemetery to pay her respects
  14. went to the cemetery to lay flowers
  15. [goes to, visits] the cemetery once every [year, month] (to)
  16. [an old, a historic] cemetery
  17. what cemetery will she be buried at?
  18. the cemetery located [at, by, near]
  19. lives [near, next to] a cemetery
  20. is afraid of cemeteries
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