newlywed

noun
new·​ly·​wed | \ ˈnü-lē-ˌwed How to pronounce newlywed (audio) , ˈnyü- \

Definition of newlywed

: a person recently married

Examples of newlywed in a Sentence

They took pictures of the happy newlyweds.
Recent Examples on the Web The newlywed shared a look at her Saturday nuptials on her Instagram Story on Sunday. Dory Jackson, PEOPLE.com, 19 Sep. 2021 For her older sister, Batsheva, who was a 19-year-old newlywed when their mother fled the community, the transition was more painful — at least at first. Meredith Blake Staff Writer, Los Angeles Times, 14 July 2021 Shop even more white stiletto ankle boots below to cop the newlywed's iconic style. Jennifer Chan, PEOPLE.com, 7 July 2021 He is accused of fatally shooting employee Maribel Marino Ibañez — a 28-year-old newlywed — and injuring two other employees, Humberto Cota and Mario Rojas. San Diego Union-Tribune, 23 June 2021 The eight victims included a woman two days shy of her 50th birthday and a newlywed who had just given birth to her second child. BostonGlobe.com, 22 Mar. 2021 The eight victims included a woman two days shy of her 50th birthday and a newlywed who had just given birth to her second child. BostonGlobe.com, 22 Mar. 2021 The eight victims included a woman two days shy of her 50th birthday and a newlywed who had just given birth to her second child. BostonGlobe.com, 22 Mar. 2021 As a newlywed, Philip favored British sports cars and fell in love with the Range Rover when it was first introduced in the 1970s, according to Car and Driver magazine. NBC News, 15 Apr. 2021

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First Known Use of newlywed

1593, in the meaning defined above

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“Newlywed.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/newlywed. Accessed 15 Oct. 2021.

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newlywed

noun

English Language Learners Definition of newlywed

: a person who has recently married

newlywed

noun
new·​ly·​wed | \ ˈnü-lē-ˌwed How to pronounce newlywed (audio) , ˈnyü- \

Kids Definition of newlywed

: a person recently married Some newlyweds moved in next door.

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