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wedverb [I/T]

us   /wed/ past tense and past participle wedded or wed
to marry someone: [I] They are planning to wed in June.
adjective [not gradable] us   /ˈwed·ɪd/
a wedded couple


abbreviation forWednesday


us   /wid/
contraction of we had or we would: By then, we’d heard the same story six times.
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wedverb [I or T]

uk   /wed/ us   /wed/ present participle wedding, past tense and past participle wedded or wed literary


uk   strong /wiːd/ weak /wid/ us   strong /wiːd/ weak /wid/
short form of we had: We'd better be more careful in the future.
short form of we would: We'd be grateful for an answer.

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written abbreviation for Wednesday
(Definition of wed from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “wed”
in Spanish casarse (con)…
in Vietnamese cưới…
in Malaysian mengahwini, menyatukan…
in Thai สมรส, แต่งงาน…
in French (se) marier (avec)…
in German (sich) vermählen…
in Chinese (Simplified) 星期三…
in Turkish çarşamba, çarşamba günü…
in Russian среда…
in Indonesian menikah…
in Chinese (Traditional) 星期三…
in Polish śr. (= = środa)…
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