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monody

mon·o·dy

monody

pronunciation:
ma n di
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part of speech: noun
inflections: monodies
definition 1: an ode recited or sung by a single voice, as in a Greek tragedy.
definition 2: a poem mourning someone's death; elegy; lament.
similar words:
elegy, lament
derivation: monodist (n.)