funeral

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈfjuːnərəl/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈfjunərəl/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(fyo̅o̅nər əl)

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funeral

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
n
  1. attend a funeral
  2. have a funeral to attend on [Friday]
  3. wore black to the funeral
  4. the funeral will be (held) on [Sunday]
  5. the funeral is [planned, scheduled] for [Friday]
  6. an [open, closed] -casket funeral
  7. prepare the body for the funeral
  8. will be speaking at the funeral
  9. [gave, delivered] a eulogy at the funeral
  10. go to the funeral for her [father]
  11. her [father's] funeral
  12. that was a [beautiful, touching] funeral
  13. need to plan for the funeral
  14. need to make plans for the funeral
  15. have [requested, asked for] an intimate funeral
  16. have asked the [press, media] to stay away from the funeral
  17. the pallbearers at the funeral
  18. slang: would even be late for his own funeral!
  19. slang: it's your funeral if you don't [come, pay, finish]!
n as adj
  1. runs a funeral home
  2. is a funeral director
  3. proper funeral [attire, dress]
  4. a [beautiful, touching] funeral service
  5. funeral [flowers, arrangements]
  6. the funeral procession
  7. pay for the funeral expenses
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