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    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [wed-id]
    • /ˈwɛd ɪd/
    • /ˈwed.ɪd/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wed-id]
    • /ˈwɛd ɪd/

Definitions of wedded word

  • adjective wedded united in matrimony; married: the wedded couple; a wedded woman. 1
  • adjective wedded of or relating to marriage or to those married: the wedded state; wedded happiness. 1
  • adjective wedded attached or dedicated, especially obstinately or unshakably: a fearless person wedded to a just cause. 1
  • adjective wedded associated or bound together inseparably: form and substance wedded in harmony. 1
  • verb with object wedded to marry (another person) in a formal ceremony. 1
  • verb with object wedded to unite (a couple) in marriage or wedlock; marry. 1

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Origin of wedded

First appearance:

before 900
One of the 4% oldest English words
before 900; Middle English; Old English geweddode. See wed, -ed2

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Parts of speech for Wedded


wedded popularity

A common word. It’s meaning is known to most children of preschool age. About 94% of English native speakers know the meaning and use the word.
Most Europeans know this English word. The frequency of it’s usage is somewhere between "mom" and "screwdriver".

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Synonyms for wedded

adjective wedded

  • marital — Of or relating to marriage or the relations between husband and wife.
  • conjugal — Conjugal means relating to marriage or a married couple's relationship , especially their sexual relationship.
  • married — united in wedlock; wedded: married couples.
  • connubial — of or relating to marriage; conjugal
  • matrimonial — of or relating to matrimony; marital; nuptial; connubial; conjugal.

Antonyms for wedded

adjective wedded

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