bride

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noun \ˈbrīd\

Definition of bride

  1. :  a woman just married or about to be married

Examples of bride in a Sentence

  1. the mother of the bride

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Origin and Etymology of bride

Middle English, from Old English brȳd; akin to Old High German brūt bride


BRIDE Defined for English Language Learners

bride

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noun

Definition of bride for English Language Learners

  • : a woman who has just married or is about to be married


BRIDE Defined for Kids

bride

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noun \ˈbrīd\

Definition of bride for Students

  1. :  a woman just married or about to be married



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