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dirge

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  1. a composition expressing one's grief over a loss bagpipes played a haunting dirge at the funeral for the fallen leader Synonyms lament, elegy, requiem, threnodyRelated Words taps; elegiac (also elegiacal), monodyNear Antonyms encomium, eulogy, paean, panegyric


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