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Meaning of “bridesmaid” in the English Dictionary

"bridesmaid" in British English

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bridesmaidnoun [C]

uk   us   /ˈbraɪdz.meɪd/
a ​girl or woman who during the ​marriageceremonyhelps the woman who is getting ​married
(Definition of bridesmaid from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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bridesmaidnoun [C]

 us   /ˈbrɑɪdz·meɪd/
a ​girl or woman, usually not ​married, who ​takespart in a ​wedding and ​helps the woman who is getting ​married
(Definition of bridesmaid from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “bridesmaid”
in Arabic إِشْبينة العَروس…
in Korean 신부 들러리…
in Portuguese dama de honra…
in Catalan dama d’honor…
in Japanese 花嫁の付添人…
in Chinese (Simplified) 伴娘,女傧相…
in Turkish nedime…
in Russian подружка невесты…
in Chinese (Traditional) 伴娘,女儐相…
in Italian damigella d’onore…
in Polish druhna…
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