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Word: obsequy

Definition: funeral ceremony


More Vocab Words

::: redress - remedy; compensation; Ex. seek redress for the damage to your car; V: put right; remedy or rectify (a wrong); make amends for
::: intimate - hint; suggest; imply; ADJ: marked by close relationship; familiar; private; personal; Ex. intimate knowledge/thoughts in the diary; N: close friend or confidant; CF. intimacy
::: founder - person who establishes (an organization or business)
::: recreant - disloyal; cowardly; N: disloyal and cowardly person
::: insatiable - not easily satisfied; unquenchable; Ex. insatiable appetite
::: causal - implying a cause-and-effect relationship; N. causality
::: noxious - harmful; CF. obnoxious
::: lurid - wild; sensational; graphic; gruesome; horrible; Ex. lurid details of the murder
::: prognosis - forecasted course of a disease; prediction; CF. prognostic
::: alluvial - pertaining to soil deposits left by running water