wedding ring


Definition of wedding ring

: a ring of metal (such as gold) given by the groom to the bride during the wedding service also : a similar ring given by the bride to the groom in a double-ring service

Examples of wedding ring in a Sentence

Recent Examples on the Web Her mother sold her wedding ring and spent the money to pave a half basketball court behind their house. Globe Staff,, 2 June 2022 Once June's gone, Nick puts on a wedding ring - surprise! Amanda Ostuni,, 9 June 2021 The Flip or Flop star will also be allowed to keep her Range Rover and Bentley as well as her wedding ring. Taylor Mead, House Beautiful, 23 May 2022 Newton and Lonr's outing came four days after Parker, 52, was seen without his wedding ring outside his London home. Julia Moore,, 25 Apr. 2022 His black wedding ring hung from a gold chain around her neck, a necklace Dave got for her. Luca Evans, Los Angeles Times, 10 Apr. 2022 Danielle now wears Nick's great-grandma's wedding ring. Rachel Schonberger,, 4 Mar. 2022 Still, fans hope a reconciliation is on the way, as Bonet was photographed wearing her wedding ring while shopping in Topanga Canyon, California, just last week. Rosa Sanchez, Harper's BAZAAR, 21 Mar. 2022 The answers start coming right away when Toby—who is not wearing a wedding ring—calls Kate. Jessica Radloff, Glamour, 12 Apr. 2022 See More

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First Known Use of wedding ring

14th century, in the meaning defined above

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Last Updated

2 Jul 2022

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“Wedding ring.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Jul. 2022.

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