wedding ring

noun
|Updated on: 17 Aug 2018

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

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First Known Use of wedding ring

14th century

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WEDDING RING Defined for English Language Learners

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Definition of wedding ring for English Language Learners

  • : a ring that you wear as a sign that you are married


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