Wedding - definition, pronunciation, transcription

Amer.  |ˈwedɪŋ|  American pronunciation of the word wedding
Brit.  |ˈwɛdɪŋ|  British pronunciation of the word wedding
- this word is used as a present participle form of the verb 'to be'to wed

noun

- the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed (syn: hymeneals, nuptials)
- the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony (syn: marriage)
- a party of people at a wedding

Examples

The wedding will be at 2:00 p.m.

...the couple chose to have a garden wedding...

Do come to our wedding.

We celebrate our tenth wedding anniversary (=the date on which we were married in a previous year) next week.

About a hundred people are coming to the wedding.

The next time we will see each other will be on our wedding day.

There were probably about 150 people at the wedding.

When the prince got married, it was called the wedding of the century.

Their wedding is planned for June.

Every detail of the wedding was carefully planned.

...she and her husband just celebrated their 50th wedding anniversary...

On the occasion of their 25th wedding anniversary, they took a vacation to Paris.

The video of their wedding was made by a professional company.

We rented a hall for the wedding reception.

Her wedding dress was decorated with lace.

Word forms

noun
singular: wedding
plural: weddings
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