Translation of "give sb away" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

give sb away

(MARRIAGE) 婚姻 formal phrasal verb with give /ɡɪv/ verb (gave, given)

in a marriage ceremony, to formally bring a woman who is getting married to the front of the church so that she is standing at the side of her future husband, and then to give permission for her to marry

(在婚礼上)将(新娘)交给(新郎)
The bride was given away by her father. 新娘的父亲把她交给了新郎。

(Translation of “give sb away phrasal verb, verb (MARRIAGE)” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)

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