"bury" in the verb sense
cover from sight
"Afghani women buried under their burkas"
2. bury, entomb, inhume, inter, lay to rest
place in a grave or tomb
"Stalin was buried behind the Kremlin wall on Red Square"
"The pharaohs were entombed in the pyramids"
"My grandfather was laid to rest last Sunday"
place in the earth and cover with soil
"They buried the stolen goods"
4. immerse, swallow, swallow up, bury, eat up
enclose or envelop completely, as if by swallowing
"The huge waves swallowed the small boat and it sank shortly thereafter"
5. bury, sink
"She sank her fingers into the soft sand"
"He buried his head in her lap"
6. forget, bury
dismiss from the mind stop remembering
"I tried to bury these unpleasant memories"
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