noun ex·e·quy \ˈeksəkwē\

Definition of exequy



  1. :  a funeral rite or ceremony; sometimes :  a funeral procession —now chiefly used in plural

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Origin and Etymology of exequy

Middle English exequies, exequise, singular & plural, from Middle French & Latin; Middle French exequies, plural, from Latin exequiae, exsequiae, plural, from exequi, exsequi to follow, perform, execute

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a trip made at another's expense

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