PYRE

(noun) a pile of wood, etc., for burning a corpse as part of a funeral rite; any pile of combustible materials
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Synonyms

  • bonfire
  • inferno
  • furnace

Antonyms

  • pool
  • basin
  • pond

Examples

Her dying wish was to have her body burned on a funeral pyre.

The pyre structure was built with large sticks that were easy to burn.

Star Wars: Return of the Jedi 1983 Theatrical Ending (Funeral Pyre/Ewok Celebration) HD