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Definition of Bury

Bury

  1. A borough; a manor; as, the Bury of St. Edmond's
  2. A manor house; a castle.
  3. To cover out of sight, either by heaping something over, or by placing within something, as earth, etc.; to conceal by covering; to hide; as, to bury coals in ashes; to bury the face in the hands.
  4. Specifically: To cover out of sight, as the body of a deceased person, in a grave, a tomb, or the ocean; to deposit (a corpse) in its resting place, with funeral ceremonies; to inter; to inhume.
  5. To hide in oblivion; to put away finally; to abandon; as, to bury strife.

Bury Quotations

Life is one big road with lots of signs. So when you riding through the ruts, don't complicate your mind. Flee from hate, mischief and jealousy. Don't bury your thoughts, put your vision to reality. Wake Up and Live!
Bob Marley

When my time on earth is gone, and my activities here are passed, I want they bury me upside down, and my critics can kiss my ass!
Bobby Knight

Number one, cash is king... number two, communicate... number three, buy or bury the competition.
Jack Welch

Do what you love. Know your own bone; gnaw at it, bury it, unearth it, and gnaw it still.
Henry David Thoreau

A doctor can bury his mistakes but an architect can only advise his clients to plant vines.
Frank Lloyd Wright
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Bury Translations

bury in Danish is begrave
bury in Dutch is kuilen, begraven
bury in French is enterrez, enterrer, enterrent, enterrons
bury in German is begraben, verbergen, begraben
bury in Latin is sepelio, humo, tego texi tectum, effero
bury in Norwegian is begrave
bury in Portuguese is enterro
bury in Spanish is enterrar
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