Use Obsequies in a sentence
Meaning: [noun ] A funeral ceremony, rite;
As is well known, Richard was given full Catholic obsequies at his first funeral.
Such obsequies have become the standard practice in many mainstream Protestant churches.
He made all the necessary arrangements for the proper obsequies.
Our kinsman, Quintus Caecilius Metellus Celer is dead: it is believed by poison. The family is convening for his obsequies.
Such obsequies when an important collector dies are now part of the process.
The marine artist Edward Moran, stirred by the obsequies, painted The White Squadron’s Farewell Salute the next year.
We didn’t get an invitation to his obsequies.