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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bridenoun

    a woman who has recently been married

  2. Bridget, Saint Bridget, St. Bridget, Brigid, Saint Brigid, St. Brigid, Bride, Saint Bride, St. Bridenoun

    Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)

  3. bridenoun

    a woman participant in her own marriage ceremony

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bridenoun

    a woman newly married, or about to be married

  2. Bridenoun

    fig.: An object ardently loved

  3. Brideverb

    to make a bride of

Freebase

  1. Bride

    A bride is a woman about to be married or newlywed. In Western culture, a bride may be attended by one or more bridesmaids.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Bride

    brīd, n. a woman about to be married: a woman newly married.—v.i. (Shak.) to act the bride.—ns. Bride′-ale (obs.)—Bridal, the ale-drinking at a marriage feast; Bride′-bed, the marriage bed; Bride′cake, the bride's cake, or cake distributed at a wedding; Bride′-cham′ber, a nuptial apartment; Bride′groom, a man about to be married: a man newly married; Bride′maid, Bride's′-maid, Bride′man, Bride's′-man, young unmarried people who attend the bride and bridegroom at a wedding. [A.S. brýd; Ice. brúdr, Ger. braut, a bride.]

Editors Contribution

  1. bride

    A female to marry.

    The bride looked radiant and her husband looked so handsome, they were joyful.

    Submitted by MaryC on January 11, 2020  

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British National Corpus

  1. Nouns Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'bride' in Nouns Frequency: #2702

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of bride in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of bride in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of bride in a Sentence

  1. Unknown:

    When the time comes for friends to part, love will be the bride, from heart to heart.

  2. Vigo County:

    I do, some guests are telling us the bride and groom didn't speak to each other at the reception.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    The moment the bride and groom tie the nuptial knot, that couple is brought into the boxing ring to fling & fight and subsequently those very marriage guests and outsiders become the spectators to clap and cheer with their every knock on each other.

  4. Anuj Somany:

    Seeing the bride and the groom on the wedding stage in an internet age, two common questions silently crop up in many attendees’ mind i.e First, how long this marital relationship will last? & second, how many love affairs each of them would have in the past ?.

  5. Matt Geddes:

    The slightly unusual arrival brought about some smiles following what must have been a stressful situation, being stuck at the side of a busy A55 is not nice at the best of times, the bride looked beautiful, the sun was shining and she was only a little late. I hope the couple have a wonderful day and a long and happy life together.

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