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hearse

a vehicle, such as a specially designed car or carriage, used to carry a coffin to a place of worship and ultimately to a cemetary or crematorium
Collins Discovery Encyclopedia, 1st edition © HarperCollins Publishers 2005

What does it mean when you dream about a hearse?

Dreaming about a hearse can be a reminder of our mortality. Otherwise, a part of ourselves or a part of our life that has died. (See also Burial, Coffin, Crypt, Dead/Death, Grave).

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hearse

hearse
1. A framework of metal bars or rods placed over a tomb or coffin of a noble or very important person.
2. A canopy, usually of openwork or trellis, set over a bier, or more rarely over a permanent tomb; used especially to support candles, lighted at times of ceremony.
McGraw-Hill Dictionary of Architecture and Construction. Copyright © 2003 by McGraw-Hill Companies, Inc.
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Made in Norway, the Tesla Model S hearse is now being put up for sale at $207,500, or close to two million Swedish Krona.
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A bottle of Scotch later, the bouncers decided to go and "borrow" a hearse from the local undertaker, then put Jimmy and his coffin in the back of the vehicle for a last round of his favourite pubs.
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The hearse carrying the remains of Sultan Ahmad Shah was carried into the hall at 9.20pm by Royal Malaysian Air Force (RMAF) and Royal Malaysian Police (PDRM) members followed by 18 military escorts.
A cadaver was thrown out of its coffin and almost exited the front windshield after the hearse carrying it bumped a dump truck in Quezon City Tuesday past midnight.
A dead man on the way to his funeral met an accident before dawn Tuesday when the hearse carrying his body rammed a dump truck in Quezon City.
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