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 Dictionary entry overview: What does pyre mean? 

PYRE (noun)
  The noun PYRE has 1 sense:

1. wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite

  Familiarity information: PYRE used as a noun is very rare.

 Dictionary entry details 

PYRE (noun)

Sense 1pyre [BACK TO TOP]


Wood heaped for burning a dead body as a funeral rite

Classified under:

Nouns denoting groupings of people or objects


funeral pyre; pyre

Hypernyms ("pyre" is a kind of...):

agglomerate; cumulation; cumulus; heap; mound; pile (a collection of objects laid on top of each other)

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