GRE Word List


a funeral or burial rite

The meaning of the word obsequy is a funeral or burial rite.

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patriciana member of one of the original citizen families of ancient Rome
energizeto make energetic, vigorous, or active
evinceto constitute outward evidence of
implementa device used in the performance of a task : tool
diffusebeing at once verbose and ill-organized
draughta rough written version of something that is not yet in its final form; to write the first rough version of something such as a letter, speech, book or law; to choose people and send them somewhere for a special task
slitherto slide on or as if on a loose gravelly surface
conformitycorrespondence in form, manner, or character : agreement
enfranchiseto set free (as from slavery)
orientto direct (something, such as a book or film) toward the interests of a particular group