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Because of his military service, Dad was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
Buzz Aldrin

Meaning of "buried" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF BURIED

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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BURIED

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Buried is a verb.
The verb is the part of the sentence that is conjugated and expresses action and state of being.

See the conjugation of the verb buried in English.

WHAT DOES BURIED MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Buried

Buried may refer to: ▪ Buried, a 2010 thriller film ▪ Buried, a 2003 British drama series ▪ "Buried", a 2006 episode of Prison Break ▪ "Buried", a 2009 episode of Law & Order: UK ▪ "Buried", a 2013 episode of Breaking Bad...

CONJUGATION OF THE VERB TO BURIED

PRESENT

Present
I bury
you bury
he/she/it buries
we bury
you bury
they bury
Present continuous
I am burying
you are burying
he/she/it is burying
we are burying
you are burying
they are burying
Present perfect
I have buried
you have buried
he/she/it has buried
we have buried
you have buried
they have buried
Present perfect continuous
I have been burying
you have been burying
he/she/it has been burying
we have been burying
you have been burying
they have been burying
Present tense is used to refer to circumstances that exist at the present time or over a period that includes the present time. The present perfect refers to past events, although it can be considered to denote primarily the resulting present situation rather than the events themselves.

PAST

Past
I buried
you buried
he/she/it buried
we buried
you buried
they buried
Past continuous
I was burying
you were burying
he/she/it was burying
we were burying
you were burying
they were burying
Past perfect
I had buried
you had buried
he/she/it had buried
we had buried
you had buried
they had buried
Past perfect continuous
I had been burying
you had been burying
he/she/it had been burying
we had been burying
you had been burying
they had been burying
Past tense forms express circumstances existing at some time in the past,

FUTURE

Future
I will bury
you will bury
he/she/it will bury
we will bury
you will bury
they will bury
Future continuous
I will be burying
you will be burying
he/she/it will be burying
we will be burying
you will be burying
they will be burying
Future perfect
I will have buried
you will have buried
he/she/it will have buried
we will have buried
you will have buried
they will have buried
Future perfect continuous
I will have been burying
you will have been burying
he/she/it will have been burying
we will have been burying
you will have been burying
they will have been burying
The future is used to express circumstances that will occur at a later time.

CONDITIONAL

Conditional
I would buried
you would buried
he/she/it would buried
we would buried
you would buried
they would buried
Conditional continuous
I would be burying
you would be burying
he/she/it would be burying
we would be burying
you would be burying
they would be burying
Conditional perfect
I would have buried
you would have buried
he/she/it would have buried
we would have buried
you would have buried
they would have buried
Conditional perfect continuous
I would have been burying
you would have been burying
he/she/it would have been burying
we would have been burying
you would have been burying
they would have been burying
Conditional or "future-in-the-past" tense refers to hypothetical or possible actions.

IMPERATIVE

Imperative
you bury
we let´s bury
you bury
The imperative is used to form commands or requests.
NONFINITE VERB FORMS
Infinitive
to bury
Past participle
buried
Present Participle
burying
Infinitive shows the action beyond temporal perspective. The present participle or gerund shows the action during the session. The past participle shows the action after completion.

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BURIED

burgrave
Burgundian
burgundies
Burgundy
burhel
burial
burial ground
burial mound
Buriat
Buridan´s ass
burier
buries
burin
burinist
buriti
Burj Dubai
burk
burka
burke
burker

WORDS THAT END LIKE BURIED

carried
country-fried
cried
deep-fried
dried
freeze-dried
fried
half-buried
hurried
married
queried
salaried
Siegfried
storied
sun-dried
tried
unburied
unmarried
varied
worried

Synonyms and antonyms of buried in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BURIED»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «buried» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of buried

Translation of «buried» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BURIED

Find out the translation of buried to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of buried from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «buried» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

enterrada
570 millions of speakers

English

buried
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दफन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

دفن
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

похоронен
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

sepultado
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

প্রোথিত
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

enterré
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Dikebumikan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

begraben
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

埋もれた
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

매장
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

kekubur, kependhem
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

chôn
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

புதைக்கப்பட்ட
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

दफन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gömülü
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sepolto
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

pochowany
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

похований
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

îngropat
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

θαμμένος
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

begrawe
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

begravd
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

begravet
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of buried

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BURIED»

The term «buried» is very widely used and occupies the 11.188 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BURIED» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «buried» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «buried» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about buried

EXAMPLES

10 QUOTES WITH «BURIED»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word buried.
1
Buzz Aldrin
Because of his military service, Dad was buried in Arlington National Cemetery.
2
Jean-Bertrand Aristide
As we all know, many people remain buried under tons of rubble and debris, waiting to be rescued. When we think of their suffering, we feel deeply and profoundly that we should be there, in Haiti, with them, trying our best to prevent death.
3
Greg Bear
Why do we capital-N Nerds love Mars so much? Because it's beautiful, it's tough, it's buried in our mythic, childhood memories. It's covered with human triumphs but also with sad stories of failure.
4
Edgar Bergen
Show me where Stalin is buried and I'll show you a Communist Plot.
5
Benazir Bhutto
I have led an unusual life. I have buried a father killed at age 50 and two brothers killed in the prime of their lives. I raised my children as a single mother when my husband was arrested and held for eight years without a conviction - a hostage to my political career.
6
Ella R. Bloor
I shall never forget the despair and agony on the parents' faces on the awful day of the funeral when the 13 little children, victims not only of John D. Rockefeller, but of the government of the state of Colorado were buried.
7
Uwe Boll
In the Seventies, a lot of executions via electric chair failed because of technical problems. Seed tells the true story of someone who survived and sought revenge. They buried him alive to make it seem he was dead.
8
Yul Brynner
When I am dead and buried, on my tombstone I would like to have it written, 'I have arrived.' Because when you feel that you have arrived, you are dead.
9
Eleanor Catton
Fiction is supposed to be immersive and supposed to be entertaining and narrative, so structures have to be buried a little bit. If they come foregrounded too much, it stops being fiction and starts being poetry - something more concrete and out of time.
10
Crystal Chappell
Getting buried alive will always be my claim to fame.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BURIED»

Discover the use of buried in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to buried and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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Buried in Treasures: Help for Compulsive Acquiring, Saving, ...
Features of this book include: -Self-assessments to determine the severity of the problem -Tips and tools for organizing your possessions and filing your paperwork -Strategies for changing unhelpful beliefs about your possessions ...
David F. Tolin, Randy O. Frost, Gail Steketee, 2007
2
Feelings Buried Alive Never Die:
FEELINGS BURIED ALIVE NEVER DIE combines a supportive, common-sense, results-oriented approach to a problem that is widespread and that can stop people from living fully.
Prepress Staff, 2014
3
Buried Secrets: Truth and Human Rights in Guatemala
An expos of Guatemala's genocidal campaign against the Maya in the late 1970s and mid-1980s documents the massacres and displacements that took place as well as the experiences of Maya survivors seeking justice and healing.
Victoria Sanford, 2003
4
Buried Alive!: How 33 Miners Survived 69 Days Deep Under the ...
This amazing true story about problem-solving, community, and real-life heroes is made kid-friendly by veteran nonfiction writer Elaine Scott. It will inspire for years to come.
Elaine Scott, 2012
5
The Buried Mirror: Reflections on Spain and the New World
An exploration of Spanish culture in Spain and the Americas traces the social, political, and economic forces that created that culture
Carlos Fuentes, 1999
6
Buried Alive: The Terrifying History of Our Most Primal Fear
Speculating that one out of a hundred people were buried alive a century ago, this fascinating book uses folklore, history, and literature to explore the nineteenth-century fears associated with this disturbing fact. Reprint.
Jan Bondeson, 2002
7
Buried
Winner of the Edgar Award! Careful planning and constant control is Claudine?s protection. Order is her weapon. She?s long buried her own needs and dreams to cover for her alcoholic mom.
Robin Merrow MacCready, 2008
8
Buried Onions
For Eddie there isn't much to do in his rundown neighborhood but eat, sleep, watch out for drive-bys, and just try to get through each day.
Gary Soto, 2006
9
Buried by the Times: The Holocaust and America's Most ...
Looks at decisions made at The New York Times that resulted in the minimizing, misunderstanding, and dilution of the Holocaust in a behind-the-scenes study of how America's premier newspaper failed in its coverage of the fate of European ...
Laurel Leff, 2005
10
Buried Alive
But what if Neanderthals could answer for themselves and tell us about their origins? Now, for the first time, that is possible through the original research of Jack Cuozzo.
Jack Cuozzo, 1998

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BURIED»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term buried is used in the context of the following news items.
1
One dead, buried in Washington state ice cave collapse (VIDEO)
Sheriff's spokeswoman Shari Ireton said late Monday night that the person who was killed remained buried under the debris at the popular Big ... «New York Daily News, Jul 15»
2
Between the Buried and Me: Coma Ecliptic
Coma Ecliptic is an exquisite masterpiece that once again proves why Between the Buried and Me is leading the progressive metal movement. «PopMatters, Jul 15»
3
Victim of 7/7 bombing buried close to Tunisia hotel attack after …
For Ihab, 24, murdered in the King's Cross blast, is buried just half an hour from the Tunisian beach where 30 Britons were killed last month. «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
4
Police identify body found partially buried in SW Albuquerque
ALBUQUERQUE (KRQE) – Police have identified the body found partially buried in southwest Albuquerque as a To'hajiilee woman. Officials ... «KRQE News 13, Jul 15»
5
The secret message buried in Liverpool Cathedral
Fred Bower, the “Rolling Stonemason”, cut the first stone on the site of Liverpool Cathedral – and, on June 27, 1904, secretly buried a tin time ... «Liverpool Echo, Jul 15»
6
Jos blasts: 48 buried
Fourty eight victims of Sunday's twin blast in Jos were buried yesterday as witnesses give shocking accounts of the deadly attack. Also, the ... «Daily Trust, Jul 15»
7
Top cop buried after suicide, as minister bemoans unanswered …
Ephraim Bracha, at the time a chief superintendent, seen at the Supreme Court in Jerusalem, October 20, 2014. (Hadas Parush/Flash90) ... «The Times of Israel, Jul 15»
8
Italy: 13 victims of migrant shipwreck buried
Italy held a funeral service on Tuesday for 13 migrants who died in the worst shipwreck in the Mediterranean in recent history, while the navy ... «GhanaWeb, Jul 15»
9
Woman who killed hubby, buried him in bathroom gets lifer
She killed her husband and buried him in the bathroom of her house. Later, she got the bathroom floor plastered. She thought no one will get to ... «Sakshi Post, Jul 15»
10
Eagle Scout's project at Connellsville cemetery unearths family history
“Not only is it disrespectful to those who are buried there, it is a Catholic graveyard, which means it is consecrated and sacred ground. There is ... «Tribune-Review, Jul 15»

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