BODY › to put a dead body into the ground: [often passive] He was buried next to his wife. HIDE › to hide something in the ground or under something: buried treasure [often passive] Two climbers were buried in the snow.
bury your face/head in sth › to move your face/head somewhere where it is hidden: She buried her face in her hands.
bury yourself in sth › to give all your attention to something: He buried himself in his work. → See also bury the hatchet