to place (a dead body) in a grave or tomb; bury.
to place (a cremation urn) in an aboveground niche or in a grave or tomb: Her ashes were interred at the crematorium.
to put into the earth.
to forget or remove from consideration; abandon: Your dreams may be interred by social expectations and the demands of maturity.
- re·in·ter, verb (used with object), re·in·terred, re·in·ter·ring.
- enter, inter
Other definitions for inter- (2 of 3)
a prefix occurring in loanwords from Latin, where it meant “between,” “among,” “in the midst of,” “mutually,” “reciprocally,” “together,” “during” (intercept; interest); on this model, used in the formation of compound words (intercom; interdepartmental).
- inter- , intra-
Other definitions for inter. (3 of 3)
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How to use inter in a sentence
A qu inters se hacen esas operaciones, y con qu amortizacin?
Si el depsito es a plazo fijo, se le acuerda el inters ms alto, cuyo tipo depende del tiempo convenido.
El vendedor europeo descuenta la letra en su banco, pagando ocho meses de inters por el descuento.
Here he also requests the Lady Anne to repair while he inters the remains of the king at Chertsey monastery.Picturesque Sketches of London, Past and Present | Thomas Miller
Soy un hombre que no se apura por ningn inters temporal y mundano.Doa Perfecta | Benito Prez Galds
British Dictionary definitions for inter (1 of 3)
(tr) to place (a body) in the earth; bury, esp with funeral rites
British Dictionary definitions for inter- (2 of 3)
between or among: international
together, mutually, or reciprocally: interdependent; interchange
British Dictionary definitions for inter. (3 of 3)
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Scientific definitions for inter-
A prefix meaning between or among, as in interplanetary, located between planets.
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