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No one has put in harder training to become a royal bride than the glossy-haired Kate Middleton.
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Meaning of "bride" in the English dictionary

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ETYMOLOGY OF THE WORD BRIDE

Old English brӯd; related to Old Norse brūthr, Gothic brūths daughter-in-law, Old High German brūt.
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Etymology is the study of the origin of words and their changes in structure and significance.
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PRONUNCIATION OF BRIDE

bride  [braɪd] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF BRIDE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Bride is a noun.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

WHAT DOES BRIDE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

bride

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.

Definition of bride in the English dictionary

The definition of bride in the dictionary is a woman who has just been or is about to be married.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH BRIDE


chloride
ˈklɔːraɪd
country-fried
ˈkʌntrɪˌfraɪd
cried
kraɪd
deep-fried
ˌdiːpˈfraɪd
dried
draɪd
fluoride
ˈflʊəˌraɪd
freeze-dried
ˌfriːzˈdraɪd
fried
fraɪd
hydride
ˈhaɪdraɪd
hydrochloride
ˌhaɪdrəˈklɔːraɪd
McBride
məkˈbraɪd
nitride
ˈnaɪtraɪd
override
ˌəʊvəˈraɪd
park-and-ride
ˈpɑːkənˈraɪd
pride
praɪd
ride
raɪd
stride
straɪd
telluride
ˈtɛljʊˌraɪd
tried
traɪd
triglyceride
traɪˈɡlɪsəˌraɪd

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE BRIDE

bridal
bridal gown
bridal party
bridal shop
bridal shower
bridal suite
bridal wear
bridal wreath
bridally
bride price
bride wealth
bride-to-be
bridecake
bridegroom
bridemaid
bridemaiden
brideman
bridesmaid
bridewell
bridezilla

WORDS THAT END LIKE BRIDE

acetic anhydride
amusement ride
bike ride
boat ride
borohydride
child bride
cycle ride
disaccharide
East Kilbride
hexafluoride
hydrogen chloride
joyride
London pride
monosaccharide
park and ride
polysaccharide
polyvinyl chloride
sodium chloride
take for a ride
trichloride

Synonyms and antonyms of bride in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

SYNONYMS OF «BRIDE»

The following words have a similar or identical meaning as «bride» and belong to the same grammatical category.
synonyms of bride

Translation of «bride» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF BRIDE

Find out the translation of bride to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of bride from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «bride» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

新娘
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

novia
570 millions of speakers

English

bride
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

दुल्हन
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

عَروس
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

невеста
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

noiva
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

নববধূ
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

mariée
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Pengantin perempuan
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Braut
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

花嫁
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

신부
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Putri
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

cô dâu
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

மணமகனும்
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

वधू
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

gelin
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

sposa
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

panna młoda
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

наречена
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

mireasă
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

νύφη
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

bruid
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

brud
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

brud
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of bride

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «BRIDE»

The term «bride» is very widely used and occupies the 6.648 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «BRIDE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «bride» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «bride» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about bride

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10 QUOTES WITH «BRIDE»

Famous quotes and sentences with the word bride.
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Reem Acra
The more traditional bride still prefers white or ivory, but the young girls... seem to like the idea of using colors.
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Reem Acra
How cool it is to see a bride walking down the aisle with a beautiful long gown with beautiful layers of tulle and organza, unveiling their mini dress at the party?
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Jennifer Aniston
One tradition I have with my friends is that when one of us gets married, we have a ton of fragrance oils and pretty bottles at the bachelorette party. Everyone puts a drop or two in a bottle for the bride and makes a wish, and the bride wears our creation on her wedding day.
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Honore de Balzac
A young bride is like a plucked flower; but a guilty wife is like a flower that had been walked over.
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James M. Barrie
That is ever the way. 'Tis all jealousy to the bride and good wishes to the corpse.
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Phyllis Battelle
For her fifth wedding, the bride wore black and carried a scotch and soda.
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Alison Brie
I kind of love going to weddings - it's a guilty pleasure. I've never been the wedding-y type girl dreaming about the big day, the dress, but I always cry. Always. Even if I don't know the bride that well, I'm verklempt!
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Tina Brown
No one has put in harder training to become a royal bride than the glossy-haired Kate Middleton.
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Jenna Bush
I'm not the perfect bride after all.
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Georgina Chapman
Bridesmaids are never going to upstage the bride.

10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «BRIDE»

Discover the use of bride in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to bride and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Bride's Book
With over 50,000 copies sold of the original edition, A Bride's Book has been a best-selling resource for brides-to-be since 2001, offering floral designer and wedding planner Marsha Heckman's expert guidance on everything from the ...
Marsha Heckman, 2007
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Bride & Groom Story: A Fill-in-the-Blank Journal of Our Love
This book also includes a special front-cover photo window for photo of the couple. Engaged couples will love filling out this book together, or friends will enjoy giving it as a gift for wedding showers and engagement announcements.
Alex A. Lluch, 2009
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Picture Bride: A Novel
Hana travels to America to escape the arranged marriages her sisters experienced in pre-World War II Japan, but the young businessman to whom she has corresponded turns out to be a middle-aged man who exaggerated his success
Yoshiko Uchida, 1987
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The Mother-Of-The-Bride Book: Giving Your Daughter a ...
Filled with a wealth of ideas and advice for planning the perfect wedding, this essential guide reveals the exact roles and responsibilites of the Mother of the Bride, from creating a guest list and seating chart to throwing an engagement ...
Sharon Naylor, 2005
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The Totally Geeky Guide to the Princess Bride
MaryAnn Johanson has been called "one of online's finest" film critics by Variety. Her pop culture thinkery appears at FlickFilosopher.com, which Time magazine has praised for its "snarky, well-informed commentary."
Maryann Johanson, 2006
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And the Bride Wore White: Seven Secrets to Sexual Purity
She transparently shares her struggles and successes, her moments of pain followed by healing and the moments of triumph. This story-line grips the young reader while they learn statistically proven risk-reduction factors.
Dannah K. Gresh, 2012
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The Bride
Scottish laird Alec Kincaid--in his quest for an English bride--weds Jamie Jamison, and thus begins their long and heated battle of wills and the passion to which they eventually succumb
Julie Garwood, 1989
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Bride & Groom Challenge: The Game to Get to Know Each Other ...
Improved communication could certainly help the soon-to-be newlyweds know each other better. That is what this book is about. The Bride & Groom Challenge is a creative and entertaining game that couples can play to foster communication.
Elizabeth Lluch, Alex Lluch, 2008
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The Everything Father of the Bride Book: A Survival Guide ...
If you can't stop thinking about how much you have to do before it's time for your daughter to say, "I do," The Everything Father of the Bride Book is the perfect guide to help get you to the church on time, too!
Shelly Hagen, 2008
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A Bride Most Begrudging
When Lady Constance Morrow ?nds herself held against her will aboard a ship bound for the American colonies--a ship ?lled with "tobacco brides" and felons--she is quite sure that as soon as she arrives she will ?nd a reasonable man who will ...
Deeanne Gist, 2005

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «BRIDE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term bride is used in the context of the following news items.
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Bride forced to hitch-hike to own wedding after vintage car breaks …
Distraught Teresa Hewitt was forced to hitch-hike to her own wedding after her vintage car broke down. The 37-year-old had just set off with her ... «Mirror.co.uk, Jul 15»
2
Shahid, Mira's Sangeet: The Bride Wore an Anita Dongre Lehenga
Fashion designer Anita Dongre said she created a yellow and peach ethnic ensemble for actor Shahid Kapoor's bride-to-be Mira Rajput for ... «NDTV, Jul 15»
3
Shark Week: Inside 'Bride of Jaws,' the Search for Joan of Shark
In the new Shark Week special Bride of Jaws (premiering July 7 at 9 p.m. on Discovery), shark expert/cameraman Andy Casagrande leads a ... «Yahoo News, Jul 15»
4
Kendall Jenner Is This Season's Chanel Couture Bride – But She's …
With Cara Delevingne in Australia on the Paper Towns promo trail, it was the turn of Kendall Jenner to play Chanel Couture bride, at this ... «MTV UK, Jul 15»
5
Billy Joel and new bride, Alexis Roderick, congratulated by ex-wife …
Whether she meant to or not, Brinkley's message appears to underscore the 32-year age difference between Joel and his new bride. «CBC.ca, Jul 15»
6
BN Bridal Beauty: Yinka the Cute Bride! D'Artiste by Dodos
D'Artiste by Dodos worked on the bride's face from introduction to the wedding, and today she's sharing all the beauty bits with the BN Beauty ... «Bella Naija, Jul 15»
7
Groom vows to give bride a wedding to remember
Jeremy and Justice Stamper will redo their wedding in August. The couple were married last year, but a car wreck a couple of weeks after the ... «Bristol Herald Courier, Jul 15»
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Test results from Fair Bride ore underlines project's credentials, says …
Recent flotation test results on drill core taken from the Fair Bride gold project in Mozambique have underlined the potential returns the site ... «Proactive Investors UK, Jul 15»
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Flying visit as Emirates cabin crew descend on bride and groom's …
Flying visit as Emirates cabin crew descend on bride and groom's Manchester celebrations. 22:43, 6 July 2015; By Charlotte Cox ... «Manchester Evening News, Jul 15»
10
In Ghana: Bride rocks sneakers on her big day
However, this bride stuck to her individual fashion style by rocking pair of purple AirWalk sneaks underneath her wedding gown. Mrs. Juliet ... «Pulse Nigeria, Jul 15»

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« EDUCALINGO. Bride [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/bride>. Jul 2019 ».
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