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bridegroomnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbraɪd.ɡrʊm/ /-ɡruːm/ (also groom)
a man who is about to get ​married or has just got ​married: The bridegroom was late for the ​ceremony.
(Definition of bridegroom from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bridegroomnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbrɑɪdˌɡrum, -ˌɡrʊm/
a ​groom
(Definition of bridegroom from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bridegroom”
in Arabic عَريس…
in Korean 신랑…
in Portuguese noivo…
in Catalan nuvi…
in Japanese 花婿, 新郎…
in Chinese (Simplified) 新郎, 即将(或刚)结婚的男子…
in Turkish damat…
in Russian жених…
in Chinese (Traditional) 新郎, 即將(或剛)結婚的男子…
in Italian sposo…
in Polish pan młody…
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