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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - PRONUNCIATION
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English - Pronunciation

* (US) IPA(key): /ˈwɛdɪŋ/, [ˈwɛɾɪŋ] * Homophone: wetting * Rhymes: -ɛdɪŋ

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈwɛdɪŋ/, [ˈwɛɾɪŋ]
  • Homophone: wetting
  • Rhymes: -ɛdɪŋ

Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 1
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English - Etymology 1

From Middle English _wedding_, _weddynge_, from Old English _weddung_ (“betrothal, espousal”), equivalent to _wed_ +‎ _-ing_. Cognate with Middle Dutch _weddinghe_. VERB WEDDING * Present participle of _wed_. * 1885, Richard Francis Burton, _The Book of the Thousand Nights and a Night_, Volume 14, Accordingly the Prince, accepting her largesse, sought the King to whom he had pledged his parents (and they were still with him in all weal and welfare) and going in to him made his salam and kissed ground and told him the whole tale of the past and the conditions of death or marriage he had made with the King's daughter and of his WEDDING her after overcoming her in contention. NOUN WEDDING (_plural_ WEDDINGS) * Marriage ceremony; ritual officially celebrating the beginning of a marriage. _Her announcement was quite a surprise, coming a month after she published the words "I hate WEDDINGS with a passion and a fury I can only partially explain rationally."_ * 1858, Henry Wadsworth Longfellow, _The Wedding-Day_, in _The Courtship of Miles Standish_, Simple and brief was the WEDDING, as that of Ruth and of Boaz. * 1909, Lucy Maud Montgomery, _Anne of Avonlea_, Chapter XXIV, Rumor has it that there will be a WEDDING in our village ere the daisies are in bloom. * 1922, Anton Chekhov, Constance Garnett (translator), _The Cook's WEDDING_, in _The Cook's Wedding and Other Stories_, After the WEDDING there was singing and concertina-playing in the laundry till late evening. * Joining of two or more parts. _The WEDDING of our three companies took place last week._ * 1900, Eve Emery Dye, _McLoughlin and Old Oregon_, 2005 facsimile edition, page 56, That WEDDING of the fur companies is historic. * 1991, Richard M. Merelman, _Partial Visions: Culture and Politics in Britain, Canada, and the United States_, page 162, Significantly, Grand Metropolitan elaborates upon the WEDDING of tradition and consumer narcissim that is the distinctively British version of private-sector collective representations; […] . * 2000, Benton E. Gup, _New Financial Architecture: Banking Regulation in the 21st Century_, page 221, The WEDDING of commercial with universal banking would result in more careful project evaluation and selection and a closer monitoring of existing loans. * 2002, Lynn Abbott, Doug Seroff, _Out of Sight: The Rise of African American Popular Music, 1889-1895_, page 176, The WEDDING of black brass bands and orchestras to jubilee concert companies was a consolidation that favored both promoters and musicians. DERIVED TERMS TRANSLATIONS SEE ALSO

From Middle English wedding, weddynge, from Old English weddung (betrothal, espousal), equivalent to wed +‎ -ing. Cognate with Middle Dutch weddinghe.

Verb

wedding

  1. Present participle of wed.

Noun

wedding (plural weddings)

  1. Marriage ceremony; ritual officially celebrating the beginning of a marriage.
    Her announcement was quite a surprise, coming a month after she published the words "I hate weddings with a passion and a fury I can only partially explain rationally."
  2. Joining of two or more parts.
    The wedding of our three companies took place last week.
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Que a categoria em ENGLISH - ETYMOLOGY 2
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English - Etymology 2

Conversion of _WEDDING_ (noun) to verb. VERB WEDDING (_third-person singular simple present_ WEDDINGS, _present participle_ WEDDINGING, _simple past and past participle_ WEDDINGED) * To participate in a wedding. USAGE NOTES * Usually intended for a humorous effect.

Conversion of wedding (noun) to verb.

Verb

wedding (third-person singular simple present weddings, present participle weddinging, simple past and past participle weddinged)

  1. To participate in a wedding.
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