wedding anniversary

wed·ding an·ni·ver·sa·ry
W w


    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • UK Pronunciation
    • UK IPA
    • [wed-ing an-uh-vur-suh-ree]
    • /ˈwɛd ɪŋ ˌæn əˈvɜr sə ri/
    • /ˈwedɪŋ ˌænɪˈvɜːsəri/
    • US Pronunciation
    • US IPA
    • [wed-ing an-uh-vur-suh-ree]
    • /ˈwɛd ɪŋ ˌæn əˈvɜr sə ri/

Definitions of wedding anniversary words

  • noun wedding anniversary the annual commemoration of a couple's marriage: a tenth wedding anniversary. 1
  • noun wedding anniversary marriage: annual celebration 1
  • noun wedding anniversary the anniversary of a marriage 0

Information block about the term

Origin of wedding anniversary

First appearance:

before 1690
One of the 49% oldest English words
First recorded in 1690-1700

Historical Comparancy

Parts of speech for Wedding anniversary


wedding anniversary popularity

This term is known only to a narrow circle of people with rare knowledge. Only 27% of English native speakers know the meaning of this word.
According to our data about 64% of words is more used. This is a rare but used term. It occurs in the pages of specialized literature and in the speech of educated people.

wedding anniversary usage trend in Literature

This diagram is provided by Google Ngram Viewer

Synonyms for wedding anniversary

noun wedding anniversary

  • anniversary — An anniversary is a date which is remembered or celebrated because a special event happened on that date in a previous year.

See also

Matching words

Was this page helpful?
Yes No
Thank you for your feedback! Tell your friends about this page
Tell us why?