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  • as inburial
  • as infuneral
  • as ininhumation
  • as inlast rites

synonyms for exequies

  • funeral
  • interment
  • burying
  • deposition
  • entombment
  • inhumation
  • sepulture
  • deep six
  • last rites
  • obsequies
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How to use exequies in a sentence

On Trinitie sundaie were the solemne exequies doone at Canturburie for his father, the king himselfe being present thereat.
CHRONICLES OF ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELAND (3 OF 6): ENGLAND (2 OF 9)RAPHAEL HOLINSHED
His bodie was buried in an old churchyard of the pied friers, without any manner of exequies of funerall seruice doone for him.
CHRONICLES OF ENGLAND, SCOTLAND AND IRELAND (2 OF 6): ENGLAND (10 OF 12)RAPHAEL HOLINSHED
To annoy him they suggested solemn exequies and prayers for the soul of Edward VI.
IRELAND UNDER THE TUDORS, VOLUME I (OF II)RICHARD BAGWELL
Also I bequeath for two candles to burn at my exequies 30 lbs.
LIFE IN A MEDIVAL CITYEDWIN BENSON
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OCTOBER 26, 1985
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WORDS RELATED TO EXEQUIES

  • burying
  • deep six
  • deposition
  • entombment
  • exequies
  • funeral
  • inhumation
  • interment
  • last rites
  • obsequies
  • sepulture
Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.