casket casket  /ˈkæ skət/

Definition(s):

  1. (n) box in which a corpse is buried or cremated
  2. (n) small and often ornate box for holding jewels or other valuables
  3. (v) enclose in a casket

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. At first glance, the casket business would seem depression-proof.
  2. Cremation, competition and consumer demands are reshaping the casket industry.
  3. While the casket appearance was not a total surprise, the effect on the audience was one of awe.

News

  1. Soldier's body returns home to Sacramento

    A flag-draped casket, carrying the body of a Sacramento soldier who died in Afghanistan, sat on the tarmac of Mather Airport on Wednesday morning, next to a gathering of about 30 family members. View photos.
    on June 13, 2013     Source: KCRA 3 Sacramento

  2. New Oak Caskets Just Released By China Casket Company MillionaireCasket.com

    MillionaireCasket.com, a professional China casket company in the field of casket wholesale, has just released its new oak caskets, which come with great discounts. (PRWeb June 11, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10820992.htm
    on June 11, 2013     Source: PRWeb

  3. China Casket Manufacturer MillionaireCasket.com is Launching Its Metal Casket Sale

    MillionaireCasket.com is the world’s leading casket company. Recently, the business has announced its metal casket sale, and the promotion will be valid until June 30, 2013. (PRWeb June 07, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10811644.htm
    on June 7, 2013     Source: PRWeb

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Quotes

  1. "I wish you could look in that casket because she's so beautiful," said Graham, clinging to his walker. "She was a wonderful woman."
    on Jun 16, 2007 By: Billy Graham Source: FOXNews

  2. "They should not have to wait until they are brought home in a casket," Mahony said.
    on Mar 19, 2008 By: Cardinal Roger Mahony Source: Hays Daily News

  3. "The lid of the wooden casket had excellent and well-preserved decorations ...... and the mummy's linen wrappings and the funerary drawings are still in their original condition," Hawass said.
    on Dec 6, 2006 By: Zahi Hawass Source: International Herald Tribune

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