What does bride mean?

Definitions for bride
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Princeton's WordNet

  1. bride(noun)

    a woman who has recently been married

  2. Bridget, Saint Bridget, St. Bridget, Brigid, Saint Brigid, St. Brigid, Bride, Saint Bride, St. Bride(noun)

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

  3. bride(noun)

    a woman participant in her own marriage ceremony

Webster Dictionary

  1. Bride(noun)

    a woman newly married, or about to be married

  2. Bride(noun)

    fig.: An object ardently loved

  3. Bride(verb)

    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

How to pronounce bride?

  1. Alex
    Alex
    US English
    Daniel
    Daniel
    British
    Karen
    Karen
    Australian
    Veena
    Veena
    Indian

How to say bride in sign language?

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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. 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 ?.

  2. Belinda Marie Photography:

    I said things like ‘Great Nicole! You look beautiful. OK Nicole, move over just slightly and hold your flowers up.’ I told Andrew that Nicole would come up behind him and put his hand around his waist and to turn and see his bride when that happened.

  3. Liam Crossley:

    She didn’t even look ill, she was the most beautiful bride. She didn’t even feel as if there was anything wrong with her.

  4. Vikrant Parsai:

    Death is the bride of Life and Suicide is the brother of Death.

  5. Felix Kiprono:

    I got interested in her in 2008, as a matter of fact, I haven't dated anyone since and promise to be faithful to her. I have shared this with my family and they are willing to help me raise the bride price.

Images & Illustrations of bride

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