Associations to the word «Remains»


REMAINS, noun. What is left after a person (or any organism) dies; a corpse.
REMAINS, noun. Historical or archaeological relics.
REMAINS, noun. ​The extant writings of a deceased person.
REMAINS, noun. All that is left of the stock of some things; remnants.
REMAINS, noun. (rare) plural of remain
REMAINS, verb. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of remain

Dictionary definition

REMAINS, noun. Any object that is left unused or still extant; "I threw out the remains of my dinner".
REMAINS, noun. The dead body of a human being; "the cadaver was intended for dissection"; "the end of the police search was the discovery of a corpse"; "the murderer confessed that he threw the stiff in the river"; "honor comes to bless the turf that wraps their clay".

Wise words

Four things come not back. The spoken word, the sped arrow, the past life, ad the neglected opportunity.
Arabian Proverb