Definition: death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
Definition: death notice (esp. in a newspaper); ADJ.
Sentences Containing 'obituary'
Warmaster was influenced by old school death metal bands like Bolt Thrower, Obituary, and Master.
He died 12 July 1196, resulting in the obituary of "la Haye-aux-Bons-Hommes".
Terry Butler (Born November 1967) of Tampa, Florida, U.S., is the current bassist in the death metal bands Obituary and Massacre.
His obituary in "The Guardian" described him as "the dominant cartoonist of the western world".
However, according to "The Times"s obituary, Thorneloe himself had previously "dismissed suggestions that British Forces in Afghanistan are underresourced, saying, 'The training and kit are outstanding.
An obituary noted that he was "a gentleman, possessed of a very ample fortune and a most generous spirit," his "noble benefaction to his town and constant employment of a great number of tradesmen, artificers, and laborers, to whom he was a liberal paymaster . . .
His obituary was printed in the New York Times newspaper on 24 May 1991.
In its obituary of Coates, "The Times" wrote that his compositions "fell between the two stools of national character and international sympathy, with a resulting ambiguity of achievement."
In 1937 he was awarded the CMG and died in a de Havilland Leopard Moth plane crash the following year on his way to receiving the award. His obituary in "Nature" was penned by Sir Guy Marshall.
(New York Times obituary, 28 March 1975) Work.
He wrote his own eulogy which appeared as an obituary in the "Daily Mail" two days later.
According to his New York Times obituary, San Franciscans considered Meyerfeld ""the Rockefeller of Vaudeville"".
According to Renz's obituary in 1892, the enterprise was continued by his son Franz Renz, but it closed in July 1897 under the great pressure of competition.
Her obituary in "The Times" noted her "animosity towards all, or rather, some of those facets which may be conveniently called the 'New Woman'," but added that "it would perhaps be difficult to reduce Mrs. Lynn Linton's views on what was and what was not desirable for her own sex to a logical and connected form."
This was edited into a short two minute filmic obituary which was released under the title "An Unfinished Symphony in Stone."
Mali died in c.1947, according an obituary in "The Indian Review".
Tony Stephens wrote in his obituary that "during her time on television, hers was one of the most recognisable faces in Australia".
In Michael Klinger's "Guardian" obituary in 1989, Derek Malcolm remembered the film as "one of the most formidable British thrillers of its time".
Robin Farquharson also contributed to the counter-cultural Bitman magazine which published a special obituary edition as tribute to Robin after his death in 1973.
His obituary in The London Philatelist stated that he had "...fairly earned the title of the Grand Seigneur of Philately."
In 2005 he read his own obituary after a mistaken story that he had died.
"The Atlanta Constitution", whose editorials had vilified Sledd in 1902, paid tribute to him in its obituary as a "nationally known Bible authority"; no mention was made of the "Sledd Affair."
Since 2006 he has presented an obituary programme on Radio 4 called "Last Word".
In an obituary for Nick Reynolds (d. October 1, 2008), Spencer Leigh wrote in Britain's "Sunday Independent": Looking at their repertoire now, it is apparent that the Kingston Trio was far more adventurous than is generally supposed.
Writing in the British daily "The Guardian", again in an obituary for Reynolds, Ken Hunt asserted that "The Kingston Trio helped to turn untold numbers of people on to folk music... they put the boom in folk boom.
His New York Times obituary says Rossiter served as a lieutenant in an artillery unit in World War I. He was among the founders of the Roger Israel Post 11 of the American Legion and actively promoted the cause of veterans.
In his obituary Dines noted that meteorologists had not followed up Hooker’s work on weather and crops.
The bibliography in Yule's obituary lists 22 papers of which the following are a sample.
His service as the first president Georgia Bar was a point too insignificant to be mentioned in his obituary two years later.
According to Michael Billington in his obituary for "The Guardian": "No one since Joan Littlewood did more to advance the cause of popular theatre in Britain than John McGrath".
Paul's Cathedral. "Punch" magazine, which presumably did not know of his large illegitimate family, said in its obituary: "There never was a purer, simpler, more straightforward or altogether more blameless man.
She made her debut performing comic opera and, according to her "New York Times" obituary, was well known for her work on stage.
Levine went into journalism, starting at the "Providence Journal" as an obituary writer.
The name "Other Minds" has been attributed by Jim Newman to an anonymous obituary that ran in the New Yorker in 1992 which stated that John Cage "...composed music in other people's minds."
In her obituary, it was stated that after she left Los Angeles, she returned to New Hampshire where she worked as hair stylist and later as a phlebotomist.
He was described as "the king of French booksellers" in his "New York Times" obituary and as "a legendary figure in the world of art, collecting and publishing" by French culture minister Christine Albanel.
In his obituary, the newspaper wrote, "As a state senator, Jimmy was extremely cautious about spending the money paid into the state treasury by Texas citizens.
From the obituary, it is learned that Hector had been married about fifty years.
After this all of the team's whereabouts and status are unknown after the events of "Decimation" and the "Civil War" The exception is Obituary, who was mentioned in the "Civil War: Battle Damage Report" one-shot.
Obituary is being considered as a "potential recruit" for the program.
John Tardy, vocalist of Obituary, and Glen Benton, vocalist of Deicide, provide backing vocals on the track "Unfit Earth" in the later sections.
Stuart was noted as the first Anglo-Canadian to receive the Victoria Cross and his obituary later stated that in the action, "his gallantry stood out".
An obituary by a former student, Annette Rubinstein, described her as "the dynamic center of an informal Marxist study group" in New York, and she became chair of the Greenwich Village American Labor Party.
On January 9, 1880, the "New York Times" obituary read "Thirty Years in Disguise: A Noted Old Californian State-Driver Discovered.
His obituary featured in the "Daily Telegraph" on 2 August 2010.
[http://articles.baltimoresun.com/2004-06-29/news/0406290027_1_24th-infantry-mcnulty-infantry-division] 6/29/2004 "Baltimore Sun" Obituary for John F. McNulty, Jr.
Her obituary mentions "loss of sight" in "late years", and her vision may have already been declining when she played Gossip.
Bares' obituary describes him as "a passionate leader in the pro-life movement authored historic legislation to protect the precious lives of the unborn in Louisiana."
In 1952 Cameron wrote an obituary essay for "The Illustrated London News", "The King Is Dead", about the death of King George VI.
According to Edward Harland's obituary in "The Times", he designed his company's ocean liners "on the model of a fish swimming through the water."
More Vocab Wordshistorical - connected with history; based on events in history (whether regarded as important or not)
stamina - power of endurance; strength; staying power
volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
scabbard - case for a sword blade; sheath
headfirst - moving with the head leading; headlong
scapegoat - someone who bears the blame for others; whipping boy; CF. escape+goat
fauna - animals of a period or region; CF. flora
gargantuan - huge; enormous; gigantic; CF. the hero of Gargantua and Pantagruel
potable - suitable for drinking; drinkable
peroration - conclusion of an oration; perorating; V. perorate: conclude a speech; speak at great length