Definitions for maid of honor

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

maid′ of hon′or(n.)

  1. an unmarried woman who is the chief attendant of a bride.

    Ref: Compare matron of honor.

  2. an unmarried woman, usu. of noble birth, attendant on a queen or princess.

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bridesmaid, maid of honor(noun)

    an unmarried woman who attends the bride at a wedding


  1. maid of honor(Noun)

    The primary woman who attends the bride at a wedding ceremony.


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