Definitions for interɪnˈtɜr

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

in•terɪnˈtɜr(v.t.)-terred, -ter•ring.

  1. to place (a dead body) in a grave or tomb; bury.

Origin of inter:

1275–1325; ME enteren < MF enterrer, prob. < VL *interrāre, der. of terra earth; see in -2


  1. a prefix meaning “between, among,”“mutually, reciprocally”:

    intercity; interdepartmental; intermarry; interweave.

    Category: Affix

Origin of inter-:

ME < L prefixal use of inter (prep. and adv.); cf. interior

Princeton's WordNet

  1. bury, entomb, inhume, inter, lay to rest(verb)

    place in a grave or tomb

    "Stalin was buried behind the Kremlin wall on Red Square"; "The pharaohs were entombed in the pyramids"; "My grandfather was laid to rest last Sunday"


  1. inter(Verb)

    To bury in a grave.

  2. Origin: From enterrer, from Vulgar Latin "in + terrare". Cognates include Spanish/Portuguese/Galician/Catalan enterrar (to inter), (to bury), Italian interrare (to plant), (to dig in).

Webster Dictionary

  1. Inter(verb)

    to deposit and cover in the earth; to bury; to inhume; as, to inter a dead body


  1. Inter

    Inter is the most watched television channel in Ukraine. It covers 99.7 percent of Ukraine's territory. Inter is among the top-rated networks in Ukraine, competing with such as 1+1 and Pershyi Natsionalnyi channels. Inter features a general programming mix appealing to both young and old, including movies, music, drama, documentaries, news, kid's programs and much more.

Anagrams of inter

  1. niter

  2. nitre

  3. Terni

  4. inert

  5. trine

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to bury (a person etc).

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