Coffin Adjectives

  • Leaden
  • Little
  • Own
  • High
  • Golden
  • Wooden
  • Huh
  • Original
  • Large
  • Black
  • Slipper-Shaped
  • Invisible
  • New
  • Metallic
  • Marble
  • Brown-Paper
  • How do you describe Coffin?

    • 1. The hearse had been drawn by four black horses with black trappings, and over the invisible coffin nodded a gloomy harvest of black ostrich plumes. 🔊
    • 2. With restless zeal the labor was commenced with pick-axe and shovel, and soon the silver clamps upon the black coffin glistened from the depth. 🔊
    • 3. When the slab had to be removed, during the erection of the new reredos, a leaden coffin was found, and a female body closely wrapped in lead. 🔊
    • 4. Girls like Meryl usually do become brides, and later on they wear shrouds, and have a nice little coffin all to themselves. 🔊
    • 5. How to repress a smile at the picture conjured up of Lady Rookwood "precipitating herself into the marble coffin"! 🔊
    • 6. They are certainly those of a tall man, placed in a receptacle which was not their original coffin, and there is certainly the mark of violence on the skull. 🔊
    • 7. A new coffin rested beside that of Catherine Harper in the family vault; the portrait still smiled, but on an empty bed. 🔊
    • 8. This change of attitude on her part somewhat unbalanced him, and he put her with two of her little boys in a large coffin, and set them afloat on the river. 🔊
    • 9. Trevor coming to his place, and not being kept from his position; while we watched the little coffin carried across the field by the labouring men, with those two walking after it. 🔊
    • 10. The unmarried are buried in graves near the dwelling, and these are walled up the sides and covered with rocks and lastly with earth; it is the old rock cairn instead of the wooden coffin. 🔊
    • 11. The high coffin tomb, of dark marble, has on its lid a foliated cross in relief, and on its front four circular medallions with crosses of four sculptured leaves. 🔊
    • 12. A newspaper was lying on the hall table, pieces of string upon the ground, a crumpled letter, and the long brown-paper coffin in which the silk for her new gown had come home the night before. 🔊
    • 13. On the 19th day of February the corpse was laid in a metallic coffin, borne into the Castle Church of Eisleben, and placed before the altar. 🔊
    • 14. Dar she wuz all pretty in huh coffin, an' dey had all de cullud folks come through de house tuh see her. 🔊
    • 15. The earlier type was of "bath-tub" shape, round and flat-bottomed, with a rounded lid, while the later was the "slipper-shaped coffin", which was ornamented with charms. 🔊
    • 16. But we will not take up the thread again until after the earth has closed over the little coffin, which was wholly concealed under the garlands bestowed by the actors and some kind people among the inhabitants of the little town. 🔊