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Word: obsequy

Definition: funeral ceremony


More Vocab Words

::: misapprehension - error; misunderstanding; V. misapprehend
::: eschew - avoid habitually; Ex. eschew alcoholic drinks
::: volatile - changeable; of a quickly changing nature (as of temper); mercurial; tending to violence; evaporating rapidly; Ex. volatile character/situation in the street
::: sleight - dexterity; CF. sleight of hand: legerdemain; quickness of the hands in doing tricks
::: iniquitous - wicked; immoral; unrighteous; N. iniquity; Ex. den of iniquity
::: abscond - depart secretly and hide
::: opiate - medicine to induce sleep or deaden pain; something that relieves emotions or causes inaction; sleep-producing drug containing opium
::: droll - queer and amusing
::: deride - ridicule; treat with contempt; make fun of; OP. respect
::: corrugated - wrinkled; ridged