Noun(1) box in which a corpse is buried or cremated
Verb(1) place into a coffin
(1) The increased use of aeroplanes in warfare led to such terms as Beauey, biscuit bomber, and flying coffin .(2) The dead person is buried in a coffin about two feet below ground level.(3) In the distance, a funeral party lowered a coffin into the ground.(4) Sofia took the bodies of her daughters, placed them in a coffin and buried them outside of town.(5) This has been custom for as long as anyone who has ever lived upon this coffin of a ship can remember.(6) It was as if the body in the wooden coffin that was being lowered into the ground was not Scott's but someone else.(7) The boy was buried in the same coffin as his mother.(8) a clapped-out one-gun flying coffin(9) they lowered her coffin into the ground(10) The body is buried without a coffin in a grave deep enough to conceal odor and prevent abuse by animals.(11) Some of the dead were buried in log coffins set in pits in the ground, others were placed on the ground surface and covered in logs or wooden frames.(12) Heavy slabs had been laid atop the ground over their coffins to discourage body snatchers.(13) All 34 bodies were placed in coffins and loaded onto military trucks for burial 100 meters from the airport runway.(14) Protestors call the country's airplanes flying coffins .(15) While the embalmed heart was returned to the chest of the deceased, the other organs were separately packaged, coffined , and stored.(16) Dead persons are buried in coffins on the grounds of a church or are cremated and have their ashes buried in the graveyard.
(1) coffin nail :: kis spyker
1. casket ::
2. sarcophagus ::
3. box ::
4. wooden overcoat ::
Different Formscoffin, coffined, coffining, coffins
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