Translation of "bury" - English-Spanish dictionary


verb uk /ˈber·i/ us /ˈber·i/ present participle burying, past tense and past participle buried

B1 to put a dead body into the ground

He was buried next to his wife.

to hide something in the ground or under something

buried treasure

(Translation of “bury” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


verb /ˈberi/ (past tense, past participle buried)

to place (a dead body) in a grave, the sea etc

He was buried in the local cemetery.

to hide (under the ground etc)

My socks are buried somewhere in this drawer.
burial noun

(an instance of) burying (a dead body) in a grave etc

my grandfather’s burial
(also adjective) a burial service.
bury the hatchet

to stop quarrelling

enterrar el hacha de guerra
Let’s bury the hatchet and be friends.

(Translation of “bury” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)