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threnody

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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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The first known use of threnody was in 1634

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“Threnody.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/threnody. Accessed 17 Oct. 2021.

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