Idioms about funeral
Origin of funeral
OTHER WORDS FROM funeralpre·fu·ner·al, adjective
Words nearby funeral
How to use funeral in a sentence
López told the Blade her mother and Huerta’s brothers were able to attend the funeral.Tijuana authorities criticized over handling of transgender woman’s murder|Michael K. Lavers|September 17, 2020|Washington Blade
Horrifically, her brother died while she was at the funeral service for her father.
From Monday, all social gatherings of more than six people will become illegal across England, not including gatherings at workplaces, schools, weddings, funerals, and organized team sports.As the U.K.’s coronavirus testing system struggles, the health secretary blames too many ‘inappropriate’ tests|David Meyer|September 9, 2020|Fortune
The Dodgers, who had broken the league’s color barrier by signing Jackie Robinson in 1947, were the last holdouts, and the team’s front office figured King’s funeral would be over by the time its game began.Why A Strike For Racial Justice Started With The Milwaukee Bucks And The NBA|Neil Paine (email@example.com)|August 27, 2020|FiveThirtyEight
Neither she nor her parents could attend the small funeral for fear of the virus.Coronavirus Hit Latinos Harder Thanks to a Perfect Storm of Disparities|Maya Srikrishnan|August 12, 2020|Voice of San Diego
Yet even after the funeral protest, de Blasio was booed and heckled while addressing a new class of recruits as well.
Those who are not working on Sunday will almost certainly attend the funeral for Liu.
The truest words at the funeral were those of young Jaden, as quoted by the governor.Choking Back Tears, Thousands of Cops Honor Fallen Officer Ramos|Michael Daly|December 28, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Castro actually flew up to Montreal to be a pallbearer at the 2000 funeral of a beloved Canadian Prime Minister, Pierre Trudeau.
As far as he is concerned, they're preparing his obituary and he doesn't care to attend the funeral.Alfred Hitchcock’s Fade to Black: The Great Director’s Final Days|David Freeman|December 13, 2014|DAILY BEAST
He had his beautiful robe under him (for it was summer), and was preparing for his funeral oration.
When the funeral was over, and they returned to their desolate home, at the sight of the empty cradle Ramona broke down.Ramona|Helen Hunt Jackson
When the last scarlo is burned out a funeral march is played and all disperse to their homes.The Pit Town Coronet, Volume I (of 3)|Charles James Wills
His funeral, I need not say, was attended by railway men from all parts of the kingdom.
But, Mandy Ann held her back and whispered, "Can't you done 'have yerself at yer mammy's funeral an' we the only mourners?"The Cromptons|Mary J. Holmes
British Dictionary definitions for funeral
- a ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated
- (as modifier)a funeral service
Word Origin for funeral
Other Idioms and Phrases with funeral
see it's your funeral.