bridegroom

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noun bride·groom \ˈbrīd-ˌgrüm, -ˌgru̇m\

Definition of bridegroom

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

Origin and Etymology of bridegroom

Middle English (Scots) brydegrome, by folk etymology from Middle English bridegome, from Old English brȳdguma, from brȳd + guma man; akin to Old High German brūtgomo bridegroom — more at homage


First Known Use: 14th century

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BRIDEGROOM Defined for Kids

bridegroom

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noun bride·groom \ˈbrīd-ˌgrüm\

Definition of bridegroom for Students

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



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