noun. ['ˈʌndɝˌteɪkɝ'] one whose business is the management of funerals.
- funeral undertaker
- trained worker
- funeral director
- skilled worker
- skilled workman
Words that Rhyme with Undertaker
Example sentences of the word undertaker
1. Noun, singular or mass
Burial and undertaker expenses routinely cost grieving families thousands of dollars.
Quotes containing the word undertaker
1. I am my heart’s undertaker. Daily I go and retrieve its tattered remains, place them delicately into its little coffin, and bury it in the depths of my memory, only to have to do it all again tomorrow.
- Emilie Autumn, The Asylum for Wayward Victorian Girls
2. Let us live so that when we come to die even the undertaker will be sorry.
- Mark Twain
3. Failure should be our teacher, not our undertaker. Failure is delay, not defeat. It is a temporary detour, not a dead end. Failure is something we can avoid only by saying nothing, doing nothing, and being nothing.
- Denis Waitley