threnodies

plural of threnody
as in laments
a composition expressing one's grief over a loss the composer's cello concerto was composed as a moving threnody for his late wife

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“Threnodies.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/threnodies. Accessed 4 Mar. 2024.

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