burying burying  /ˈbɛ ri ɪŋ/

Definition(s):

  • (n) concealing something under the ground

Usage(s):

  1. That reserve was interpreted as indifference in the turbulent months after Princess Diana died, when Britons contemplated burying their monarchy.
  2. So far, bottle-burying isn't an element of the Obama stimulus plan.
  3. Meanwhile, local populations have been burying deceased but infected relatives without protection.

News

  1. 'Mad Men' Season 6 episode 12 photos: 'Quality of Mercy' - Don goes back to work

    Last week's "Mad Men" delivered one of the most shocking twists of the season when Sally Draper caught her father, Don, in the act with his neighbor and mistress, Sylvia.Can this week's penultimate episode, titled "The Quality of Mercy," possibly top that? From the looks of these promotional photos released by AMC, Don may be avoiding the issue entirely by burying himself in work at SC&P.Or ...
    on June 16, 2013     Source: Zap2It

  2. ‘Teach a Man How to Fish…’

    Students at Westport’s Greens Farm Academy made an after school fishing trip today to Burying Hill Beach, perhaps cognizant of the ancient Chinese proverb “Give a man a fish and you feed him for a day. Teach a man how to fish and you feed him for a lifetime.”
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WestportNow

  3. Boy halts burial of his own dog to save another

    A 15-year-old boy who was in the middle of burying his beloved dog with his stepfather had to stop what they were doing to rescue another dog for a family they didn't even know. Mobile users, click here to see home video of the raging house fire A raging fire took the neighbor's home, but an act of heroism by Dillon Hayes and his stepfather, Ben Wheeler, kept the flames from taking the pet. "We ...
    on June 15, 2013     Source: WYFF 4 Greenville

Quotes

  1. "We are burying a great man, a great son of our nation, a beautiful holy fruit grown by our Russian church," Rev. Dmitry Smirnov, a Moscow archpriest, said in an address at the funeral, which was broadcast live on state-run television. "Our...
    on Dec 9, 2008 By: Dmitry Smirnov Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "As Mr. Suskind tells it, the White House directed (and CIA allegedly went along with) burying that information so that the war could go ahead as planned. This is a complete fabrication," Tenet said.
    on Aug 5, 2008 By: George Tenet Source: FOXNews

  3. "Today we're not just burying the N-word, we're taking it out of our spirit," said Detroit Mayor Kwame Kilpatrick. "We gather burying all the things that go with the N-word. We have to bury the 'pimps' and the 'hos' that go with it."
    on Jul 9, 2007 By: Kwame Kilpatrick Source: FOXNews

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