sepulchrally
adverb see sepulchral

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • sepulchrally — sepulchral ► ADJECTIVE 1) of or relating to a tomb or burial. 2) gloomy; dismal. DERIVATIVES sepulchrally adverb …   English terms dictionary

  • sepulchrally — See sepulchral. * * * …   Universalium

  • sepulchrally — adverb in a sepulchral manner …   Wiktionary

  • sepulchrally — adv. like a grave, like a tomb, like a burial chamber; gloomily, morosely, dismally …   English contemporary dictionary

  • sepulchrally — se·pul·chral·ly …   English syllables

  • sepulchrally — adverb see sepulchral …   Useful english dictionary

  • sepulchral — sepulchrally, adv. /seuh pul kreuhl/, adj. 1. of, pertaining to, or serving as a tomb. 2. of or pertaining to burial. 3. proper to or suggestive of a tomb; funereal or dismal. 4. hollow and deep: sepulchral tones. [1605 15; < L sepulcralis. See… …   Universalium

  • sepulchral — adjective Date: 1615 1. of or relating to a sepulchre < sepulchral inscriptions > 2. suited to or suggestive of a sepulchre ; funereal < spoke in sepulchral whispers > • sepulchrally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • sepulchral — [sɪ pʌlkr(ə)l] adjective 1》 relating to a tomb or interment. 2》 gloomy; dismal. Derivatives sepulchrally adverb …   English new terms dictionary

  • sepulchral — /səˈpʌlkrəl/ (say suh pulkruhl) adjective 1. of, relating to, or serving as a tomb. 2. of or relating to burial. 3. proper to or suggestive of a tomb; funereal or dismal. 4. hollow and deep: sepulchral tone. –sepulchrally, adverb …   Australian English dictionary

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