Synonyms for weddingˈwɛd ɪŋ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. wedding, wedding ceremony, nuptials, hymeneals(noun)

    the social event at which the ceremony of marriage is performed

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

  2. marriage, wedding, marriage ceremony(noun)

    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony

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

  3. wedding, wedding party(noun)

    a party of people at a wedding

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

English Synonyms and Antonyms, by James Champlin Fernald

  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.

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