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Word: obsequy

Definition: funeral ceremony


More Vocab Words

::: subordinate - occupying a lower rank; inferior; submissive; N. V: put in a lower rank or class
::: privy - secret; hidden; not public; made a participant in something secret; Ex. privy chamber government; Ex. be privy to a discussion; CF. private
::: lavish - liberal; wasteful; generous or wasteful in giving or using; abundant; profuse; great; Ex. decorated lavishly; V. give in abundance
::: mulct - defraud a person of something; swindle; Ex. mulct the boy of his legacy
::: iconoclastic - attacking cherished traditions; N. iconoclast: one who attacks traditional ideas; one who destroys sacred images
::: episodic - (of a story or play) loosely connected; made up of separate and loosely connected parts; N. episode: incident in the course of an experience
::: bemoan - lament; moan for; express sorrow or disapproval of
::: dissipate - squander; waste foolishly; scatter
::: destitute - extremely poor; lacking means of subsistence; utterly lacking; devoid; Ex. destitute of any experience
::: multiplicity - state of being numerous or multiple; large number; Ex. multiplicity of details; ADJ. multiple: of more than one element