cemeterynoun [ C ]uk /ˈsem.ə.tri/ us /ˈsem.ə.ter.i/
- His father is buried in the cemetery on the hill.
- We came across a run-down cemetery, full of tumbled gravestones.
- At the far side of the cemetery a group of mourners stood in a circle around the grave.
- He goes down to the cemetery every week to lay flowers on her grave.
- He is in charge of a large municipal cemetery on the outskirts of the city.