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Synonyms for obituary
oʊˈbɪtʃ uˌɛr iobit·u·a·ry

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. obituary, obit, necrologynoun

    a notice of someone's death; usually includes a short biography

    Synonyms:
    obit, necrology

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  1. obituarynoun

    Synonyms:
    necrology

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  1. Judge Gorsuch:

    What I try to point out is … it’s not how big your bank account balance is -- nobody ever puts that in their draft obituary -- or that they billed the most hours, or that they won the most cases. It’s how they treated other people along the way, for me, [ I think of the ] the words I read [ just ] yesterday from Increase Sumner’s tombstone. I ’d like to be remembered as a good dad, a good husband, kind and mild in private life, dignified and firm in public life... I have no illusions that I ’ll be remembered for very long.

  2. Spencer Platt/Getty:

    The obituary for New York City has been written a lot of times, i'm a lifetime New Yorker. And I have great confidence that collectively, we will rise above this and we will drive down the crime and COVID will be in the rearview mirror. And people will return to work with both confidence and expectation of security and safety that would be consistent with their expectations and with the expectations of their employers.

  3. Duane Bratt:

    It may be too early to write a political obituary for Jim Prentice but clearly he's worried, there's a reason most governments don't run an election on a bad news budget, a budget where they raised taxes for the first time since the 1980s.

  4. Sam Rockwell:

    I. Was. So. Obnoxious, i wouldn't be surprised if an obituary says, 'Gonged. He's Gonged. He's finally Gonged.' But that's not me. It's not me.

  5. De Carolis:

    The response to the obituary has been nothing less than profound, we have had over 50 responses to this minute and they keep coming from around the world.

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