Synonyms for monody
- death song
- funeral hymn
- memorial service
- religious song
EXAMPLES FROM THE WEB FOR MONODY
In 1821, he wrote his Adonais, a monody on the death of Keats.
In 1797 lines 5-10 were restored to the Man of Ross and omitted from the Monody.
The first eight lines are included in the Monody on Chatterton.
He thought well of 'The Monody,' and warmly advised me to publish it.
He is chiefly remembered by his Monody on the death of his wife.
First attempts in the Recitative style, in the melodious song for a single voice (Monody) and in the Concertante style.
Slander attributed the finest passage in this monody to Tickell, just as it had before attributed Tickells bad farce to Sheridan.
Having heard his monody to the end, and waited in vain for a second stave, I flew to his assistance.
What sport the monody on Napoleon would be—what wooden verse, what stucco ornament!
In my last communication on this subject, I forgot to remark on the strange title given to the monody on Mr. Browne.