HyperDic: obsequy

English > 1 sense of the word obsequy:
NOUNeventobsequy, funerala ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated
English > obsequy: 1 sense > noun 1, event
MeaningA ceremony at which a dead person is buried or cremated.
Synonymfuneral
Narrowerburial, entombment, inhumation, interment, sepultureThe ritual placing of a corpse in a grave
sky burialA traditional Tibetan funeral ritual in which the corpse is exposed to the open air to be eaten by sacred vultures
Broaderceremony, ceremonial, ceremonial occasion, observanceA formal event performed on a special occasion
Spanishentierro, funeral
Catalanfúnebre, funeral

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