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English definition of “bury”

bury

verb [T]     /ˈberi/
BODY B1 to put a dead body into the ground : [often passive] He was buried next to his wife .Burying, cremating and preserving bodies
HIDE B1 to hide something in the ground or under something: buried treasure [often passive] Two climbers were buried in the snow .Hiding and disguising
bury your face/head in sth to move your face / head somewhere where it is hidden : She buried her face in her hands .Hiding and disguising
bury yourself in sth to give all your attention to something: He buried himself in his work . → See also bury the hatchetPaying attention and being carefulCautious and vigilant
(Definition of bury verb from the Cambridge Learner's Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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