Wednesday, April 30, 2003
Definitions for funereal
- Of or pertaining to a funeral.
- Suiting a funeral; solemn; dark; gloomy; mournful.
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Citations for funereal
But do I have to sound so funereal, so pontifically solemn?
Where earlier the tone was funereal, now it consoles, uplifts.
Origin of funereal
Funereal comes from Latin funereus, from funus, funer-, "a funeral, a burial."