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engagement ring

noun [C] uk   us  
a ring, usually with a precious stone in it, that you give someone as a formal sign that you have decided to get married
Translations of “engagement ring”
in Chinese (Traditional) (通常指鑲有寶石的)訂婚戒指…
in Chinese (Simplified) (通常指镶有宝石的)订婚戒指…
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