bride·​zil·​la | \ ˌbrīd-ˈzi-lə How to pronounce bridezilla (audio) \
variants: or Bridezilla
plural bridezillas or Bridezillas

Definition of bridezilla

: a bride or bride-to-be who is extremely demanding and difficult to deal with You've heard about Bridezillas: women who get so wrapped up in their weddings that they tick off friends, insult family, and abuse florists, photographers, and caterers.— Anuradha Koli, Cosmopolitan, June 2003 … the public-health agency released a wedding survival guide, which explains how to tame a bridezilla.Time, 30 July 2012

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First Known Use of bridezilla

1995, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for bridezilla

blend of bride entry 1 and Godzilla, dinosaur-like monster introduced in the Japanese film of the same name in 1954 (Anglicized adaptation of Japanese Gojira)

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