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wed - Meaning and Examples

Meaning of 'wed' (Webster Dictionary)

1 . Wed
- of Wed
2 . Wed [ n.]
- A pledge; a pawn.
- To take for husband or for wife by a formal ceremony; to marry; to espouse.
- To join in marriage; to give in wedlock.
- Fig.: To unite as if by the affections or the bond of marriage; to attach firmly or indissolubly.
- To take to one's self and support; to espouse.
3 . Wed [ v. i.]
- To contact matrimony; to marry.

Meaning of 'wed' (Princeton's WordNet)

1 . wed [ v]
Meaning (1):
- perform a marriage ceremony
Example in sentence:
  • The couple got spliced on Hawaii;
  • The minister married us on Saturday;
  • We were wed the following week