groomsman

noun grooms·man \ ˈgrümz-mən , ˈgru̇mz- \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of groomsman

: a male friend who attends a bridegroom at his wedding

Examples of groomsman in a Sentence

  1. He asked his two closest college friends to be his groomsmen.

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First Known Use of groomsman

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Definition of groomsman for English Language Learners

  • : a male friend or relative who helps a groom at his wedding


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