Origin of interment
OTHER WORDS FROM intermentre·in·ter·ment, noun
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH intermentinterment , internment
Words nearby interment
How to use interment in a sentence
Radiocarbon-dated samples from the earthen floor near the woman’s remains date her interment to around 19,200 years ago.A body burned inside a hut 20,000 years ago signaled shifting views of death|Bruce Bower|February 16, 2021|Science News
They will remain at half-staff until sunset on the day of his interment.Virginia state senator dies of covid-19|Laura Vozzella|January 2, 2021|Washington Post
After the interment, the department radio dispatcher announced over the air that German was gone, but never to be forgotten.The Teen Love Letters that Led to a Tragic Murder-Suicide in Florida|Michael Daly|March 30, 2014|DAILY BEAST
At press time, none had responded to requests to arrange for his disposal or interment.Chasen Murderer's Secret Past|A. L. Bardach|December 15, 2010|DAILY BEAST
Moments later, Cardinal Cushing stepped forward to read the prayers of interment.
Could you be ready Wednesday night [December 4],” she asked, “for the re-interment of the bodies of our two babies at Arlington?
The first interment in the cemetery of Pere la Chaise; it was laid out and prepared by order of Bonaparte.The Every Day Book of History and Chronology|Joel Munsell
The date was fixed for the interment with military pomp, and immense crowds came out to witness the imposing procession.The Philippine Islands|John Foreman
As I was wondering at this marvellous spectacle Urania told me this was their usual mode of interment and resurrection.Urania|Camille Flammarion
Certainely!And from this prison twas the sonnes requestThat his deare father might interment haue.The Fatal Dowry|Philip Massinger
He remained until the interment was completed, when he returned home with those who attended the funeral.Stories about Animals: with Pictures to Match|Francis C. Woodworth