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bridesmaid

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noun brides·maid \ˈbrīdz-ˌmād\

Simple Definition of bridesmaid

  • : a female friend or relative who helps a bride at her wedding

Source: Merriam-Webster's Learner's Dictionary

Full Definition of bridesmaid

  1. 1 :  a woman who is an attendant of a bride

  2. 2 :  one that finishes just behind the winner

Examples of bridesmaid in a sentence

  1. I was a bridesmaid in my sister's wedding.



1552

First Known Use of bridesmaid

1552


BRIDESMAID Defined for Kids

bridesmaid

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noun brides·maid \ˈbrīdz-ˌmād\

Definition of bridesmaid for Students

  1. :  a woman who attends a bride at her wedding




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