HyperDic: marriage_ceremony

English > 1 sense of the expression marriage ceremony:
NOUNactmarriage ceremony, marriage, weddingthe act of marrying / marrying
English > marriage ceremony: 1 sense > noun 1, act
MeaningThe act of marrying / marrying; the nuptial ceremony.
Synonymsmarriage, wedding
Narrowerbridal, espousalArchaic terms for a wedding or wedding feast
civil marriageA marriage performed by a government official rather than by a clergyman
love matchA marriage for love's sake
remarriageThe act of marrying again
Broaderritual, riteAny customary observance or practice
Spanishboda, casamiento, enlace, himeneo, matrimonio, nupcias
Catalanboda, casament, casori, enllaç, núpcies

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