Meaning of “funeral” - Learner’s Dictionary


noun [ C ] us uk /ˈfjuːnərəl/
Extra Examples
a funeral processionI'm going to the funeral of an old friend tomorrow.We've got to make the funeral arrangements.Her brother spoke at the funeral service in St Paul's Cathedral.Her funeral was held at Gorebridge Parish Church.

B2 a ceremony for burying or burning the body of a dead person:

The funeral will be held next Friday.

(Definition of “funeral” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)