casket definition

  • noun:
    • A coffin.
    • A small case or chest, for jewels also valuables.
    • only a little field, e.g. for jewellery.
    • An urn.
    • A coffin.
    • A small upper body or box, esp. of rich material or ornamental character, for jewels, etc.
    • some sort of burial situation.
    • Anything containing or meant to contain something highly esteemed.
    • The body.
    • The tomb.
    • a novel of choices.
    • A gasket. See gasket.
    • See casquet.
    • a little chest or field for jewels or other small articles.
    • A fanciful name put on a novel composed of a number of selected literary or music pieces: as, a casket of literary treasures.
    • A coffin, particularly an expensive one: utilized as a softened synonym of coffin.
    • A stalk or stem.
    • just like gasket.
    • tiny and frequently embellished package for keeping jewels or any other valuables
    • field in which a corpse is buried or cremated
  • verb-transitive:
    • To enclose in an incident, upper body, or coffin.
    • to place into, or protect in, a casket.
  • verb:
    • To put into, or protect in, a casket.
    • enclose in a casket
  • others:
    • to place into a little upper body.

Related Sources

  • Sentence for "casket"
  • Phrases for "casket"
  • Urban Dictionary for "casket"
320 votes

How would you define casket?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!