Definition of funeral noun from the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary

  

funeral

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noun
NAmE//ˈfyunərəl//
 
 
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  •  a ceremony, usually a religious one, for burying or cremating (= burning) a dead person Hundreds of people attended the funeral. a funeral procession a funeral march (= a sad piece of music suitable for funerals)
  • Idioms
    it's your funeral(informal)
     
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    used to tell someone that they, and nobody else, will have to deal with the unpleasant results of their own actions
    See the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary entry: funeral