• Hearse Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A carriage specially adapted or used for conveying the dead to the grave.
  2. (n.) A bier or handbarrow for conveying the dead to the grave.
  3. (n.) A framework of wood or metal placed over the coffin or tomb of a deceased person, and covered with a pall; also, a temporary canopy bearing wax lights and set up in a church, under which the coffin was placed during the funeral ceremonies.
  4. (n.) A grave, coffin, tomb, or sepulchral monument.
  5. (n.) A hind in the year of its age.
  6. (v. t.) To inclose in a hearse; to entomb.

• Hearselike Definition & Synonyms

  1. (a.) Suitable to a funeral.

• Hearsecloth Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A cloth for covering a coffin when on a bier; a pall.