Synonyms
Etymology

1. necropolis

noun. ['nəˈkrɑːpələs'] a tract of land used for burials.

Synonyms

  • burying ground
  • burial ground
  • cemetery
  • land site
  • potter's field
  • site
  • graveyard
  • memorial park

Etymology

  • νεκρόπολις (Ancient Greek (to 1453))

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Rhymes with Necropolis

  • stephanopoulos'
  • stephanopoulos
  • papadopoulos
  • megalopolis
  • metropolis
  • heliopolis
  • acropolis

Sentences with necropolis


1. Adverb
The tomb area is a sloping necropolis dedicated to deceased civilians and members of the military.

2. Noun, singular or mass
These two valleys, lined with cliffs of soft limestone, are a stunning necropolis.

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