Associations to the word «Obit»


OBIT, noun. (obsolete) Death of a person. [14th-17th c.]
OBIT, noun. (Christianity) (now historical) A mass or other service held for the soul of a dead person. [from 14th c.]
OBIT, noun. A record of a person's death. [from 15th c.]
OBIT, noun. (colloquial) An obituary.

Dictionary definition

OBIT, noun. A notice of someone's death; usually includes a short biography.

Wise words

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