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wed

 
 
pronunciation:
wed
parts of speech:
verb, intransitive verb
part of speech: verb
inflections: weds, wedding, wed, wedded
definition 1: to take as husband or wife in a ceremony; marry.
She will wed him in the spring.
synonyms:
marry
antonyms:
divorce
definition 2: to join in marriage.
The judge wed the couple in the bride's home.
synonyms:
marry, unite
antonyms:
divorce
similar words:
bind, join
 
part of speech: intransitive verb
definition: to take someone as one's spouse, or to join one another in marriage.
Her parents feel she is too young to wed.They were so happy on the day they wed.
antonyms:
divorce