matron of honor

noun phrase

Definition of matron of honor

: a bride's principal married wedding attendant — compare maid of honor

First Known Use of matron of honor

1903, in the meaning defined above

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The first known use of matron of honor was in 1903

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“Matron of honor.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/matron%20of%20honor. Accessed 16 Sep. 2021.

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matron of honor

noun

English Language Learners Definition of matron of honor

: a married woman who is the main bridesmaid at a wedding

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