war bride Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary
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war bridenoun [C]

uk   us  
a ​girl or woman who, during a ​war, ​marries a ​member of the ​armedforces from a different ​country
(Definition of war bride from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “war bride”
in Chinese (Simplified) 战时新娘(战时嫁给其他国家军人的女人)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 戰時新娘(戰時嫁給其他國家軍人的女人)…
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