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synonyms for lay to rest

  • annul
  • bring to a close
  • bury
  • cancel
  • entomb
  • hold a funeral
  • inter
  • invalidate
  • lay in the grave
  • negate
  • nullify
  • put an end to
  • put six feet under
  • put to rest
  • revoke
  • undo
  • void
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How to use lay to rest in a sentence

Each day she resolved, "To-morrow I will tell Felipe;" and when to-morrow came, she put it off again.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
A small book, bound in full purple calf, lay half hidden in a nest of fine tissue paper on the dressing-table.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
All the operations of her brain related themselves somehow to to-morrow afternoon.
HILDA LESSWAYSARNOLD BENNETT
The seed of discontent was again germinating under the duplicity of the Spanish lay and clerical authorities.
THE PHILIPPINE ISLANDSJOHN FOREMAN
Edna Pontellier, casting her eyes about, had finally kept them at rest upon the sea.
THE AWAKENING AND SELECTED SHORT STORIESKATE CHOPIN
He worketh under correction, and seeketh to rest: let his hands be idle, and he seeketh liberty.
THE BIBLE, DOUAY-RHEIMS VERSIONVARIOUS
At the sight, Felipe flung himself on his knees before her; he kissed the aged hands as they lay trembling in her lap.
RAMONAHELEN HUNT JACKSON
"Buy something for your wife that-is-to-be," he said to his grand-nephew, as he handed him the folded paper.
THE PIT TOWN CORONET, VOLUME I (OF 3)CHARLES JAMES WILLS
Alone Orlean lay trying vainly to forget something—something that stood like a spectre before her eyes.
THE HOMESTEADEROSCAR MICHEAUX
We had half a dozen passengers to Ferrara; for the rest of the way, I had this extensive traveling establishment to myself.
GLANCES AT EUROPEHORACE GREELEY
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WORDS RELATED TO LAY TO REST

  • embalm
  • ensepulcher
  • enshrine
  • hold last rites for
  • hold services for
  • inhume
  • inter
  • inurn
  • lay to rest
  • put six feet under
  • sepulcher
  • sepulture
  • tomb
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.

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