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cortege

noun
variants: also cortège

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1 a body of employees or servants who accompany and wait on a person
  • the movie star's cortege included her hair stylist, makeup artist, personal assistant, and press agent

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2 a body of individuals moving along in an orderly and often ceremonial way
  • the funeral cortege of mourners stretched for three city blocks

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The first known use of cortege was in 1648

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“Cortege.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/cortege. Accessed 14 Jul. 2020.

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