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Synonyms for wedding
ˈwɛd ɪŋwed·ding

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English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wedding

    Matrimony denotes the state of those who are united in the relation of husband and wife; marriage denotes primarily the act of so uniting, but is extensively used for the state as well. Wedlock, a word of specific legal use, is the Saxon term for the state or relation denoted by matrimony. Wedding denotes the ceremony, with any attendant festivities, by which two persons are united as husband and wife, nuptials being the more formal and stately term to express the same idea.

    Synonyms:
    conjugal union, espousal, espousals, marriage, matrimony, nuptials, spousal, spousals, union, wedlock

    Antonyms:
    bachelorhood, celibacy, divorce, maidenhood, virginity, widowhood

    Preposition:
    Marriage of or between two persons; of one person to or with another; among the Greeks.

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. wedding

    Synonyms:
    espousals, marriage, nuptials

Princeton's WordNet

  1. wedding, wedding ceremony, nuptials, hymenealsnoun

    the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed

    Synonyms:
    marriage ceremony, wedding ceremony, nuptials, marriage, wedding party, hymeneals

  2. marriage, wedding, marriage ceremonynoun

    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony

    "their marriage was conducted in the chapel"

    Synonyms:
    married couple, marriage ceremony, wedlock, wedding party, hymeneals, man and wife, marriage, wedding ceremony, matrimony, spousal relationship, nuptials, union

  3. wedding, wedding partynoun

    a party of people at a wedding

    Synonyms:
    marriage ceremony, wedding ceremony, nuptials, marriage, wedding party, hymeneals

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Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. weddingnoun

    Synonyms:
    marriage, nuptials, espousals, bridal, marriage ceremony, nuptial rites

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. weddingnoun

    Synonyms:
    nuptials, marriage, espousals

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How to use wedding in a sentence?

  1. Heather Rae:

    Originally we had the wedding planned for Cabo and there were so many factors coming into play that we decided that we wanted to move it to something more local, it's a decision we made based on our family and travel and a lot of our guests were concerned about traveling out of the country – so just for the safety of our family and our loved ones, we decided to do it closer.

  2. Steven Rosen:

    It's my strong belief that one of the major reasons that the laws and peoples' minds changed so quickly during those 10 years is because of all the wonderful images that I, and all the other wedding photographers out there who work with same-sex couples, had been releasing into the world.

  3. Prince Harry:

    We’ll be picnicking on the lawn to celebrate the wedding, it makes sense for everybody to take their own [food]. There’s quite a lot going on that day. We’ll arrive early since there will be a lot of security. It will be nice sunny day so we can sit on the lawn [and enjoy the wedding].

  4. Lu Xin:

    I have so many memories of my youthful life here, I met my fiancee here in Paris, so it was really important for us to take wedding pictures here to remember all this.

  5. Ryan Reynolds:

    It's impossible to reconcile, what we saw at the time was a wedding venue on Pinterest. What we saw after was a place built upon devastating tragedy.


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