noun. ['ˈgreɪvˌjɑːrd'] a tract of land used for burials.
- burying ground
- burial ground
- land site
- potter's field
- memorial park
Rhymes with Graveyard
Sentences with graveyard
1. Noun, singular or mass
Another game that is best suited to night time play is ghosts in the graveyard.
Quotes about graveyard
1. My life is a perfect graveyard of buried hopes.
- L.M. Montgomery, Anne of Green Gables
2. It's now very common to hear people say, 'I'm rather offended by that.' As if that gives them certain rights. It's actually nothing more... than a whine. 'I find that offensive.' It has no meaning; it has no purpose; it has no reason to be respected as a phrase. 'I am offended by that.' Well, so fucking what."[I saw hate in a graveyard -- Stephen Fry, The Guardian, 5 June 2005]
- Stephen Fry
3. She had always found villains more exciting than heroes. They had ambition, passion. They made the stories happen. Villains didn't fear death. No, they wrapped themselves in death like suits of armor! As she inhaled the school's graveyard smell, Agatha felt her blood rush. For like all villains, death didn't scare her. It made her feel alive.
- Soman Chainani, The School for Good and Evil