bridal wreath

noun

Definition of bridal wreath

: a spirea (Spiraea prunifolia) widely grown for its umbels of small white flowers borne in spring

First Known Use of bridal wreath

circa 1889, in the meaning defined above

Keep scrolling for more

Learn More about bridal wreath

Statistics for bridal wreath

Look-up Popularity

Time Traveler for bridal wreath

The first known use of bridal wreath was circa 1889

See more words from the same year

More from Merriam-Webster on bridal wreath

Rhyming Dictionary: Words that rhyme with bridal wreath

Britannica.com: Encyclopedia article about bridal wreath

Comments on bridal wreath

What made you want to look up bridal wreath? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

a small bunch of flowers

Get Word of the Day daily email!

Test Your Vocabulary

Farm Idioms Quiz

  • cow coming home
  • What does 'poke' refer to in the expression 'pig in a poke'?
True or False

Test your knowledge - and maybe learn something along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Word Winder's CrossWinder

Test Your Knowledge - and learn some interesting things along the way.

TAKE THE QUIZ
Love words? Need even more definitions?

Subscribe to America's largest dictionary and get thousands more definitions and advanced search—ad free!