requiem
1. [ noun ] (music,Roman Catholic,fine art) a musical setting for a Mass celebrating the dead
Related terms: Mass
2. [ noun ] (music,fine art) a song or hymn of mourning composed or performed as a memorial to a dead person
Synonyms: dirge threnody lament coronach
Related terms: song keen lament
3. [ noun ] (music,Roman Catholic,religion,writing) a Mass celebrated for the dead
Related terms: Mass
Similar spelling:   resume