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I told my doctor I got all the exercise I needed being a pallbearer for all my friends who run and do exercises! - Winston Churchill
Illuminated signs on screens attached to the sides of the hall flashed during the final notes of movements, asking the audience not to clap between them. The instructions were followed. But with no message at the end of the “Pathétique,” applause started well before the somber last chord had died away.
sombre UK, US somber
1 serious, sad and without humour or amusement:
a sombre atmosphere/voice/face
The funeral was a sombre occasion.
I left them in a sombre mood.
2 dark and plain:
He wore a sombre black suit.
WordNet: pallbearerNote: click on a word meaning below to see its connections and related words.
The noun has one meaning:
Meaning #1: one of the mourners carrying the coffin at a funeral