noun, plural ob·se·quies.Usually obsequies.
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Origin of obsequy
WORDS THAT MAY BE CONFUSED WITH obsequyobsequies , obsequious
Words nearby obsequy
Example sentences from the Web for obsequy
I was glad when it was over; our own simple service, read by the merest layman, would surely have been a more fitting obsequy.Border and Bastille|George A. Lawrence
All below was a dark blue twilight, as if for an obsequy within instead of for one on the roof.A Case in Camera|Oliver Onions
The second day after his obsequy was done reverently, and on his body laid a tomb of stone and his banner hanging over him.Chronicle and Romance (The Harvard Classics Series)|Jean Froissart, Thomas Malory, Raphael Holinshed