Definitions

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  • adj. Of or pertaining to a bride; nuptial.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • Of or pertaining to a bride; nuptial.

Etymologies

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From Middle English *bridely, from Old English brȳdlīc, brȳdelīc ("bridal"), equivalent to bride +‎ -ly.

Examples

  • The cock striking mine, the stalls bridely sign, there’s Zambosy waiting for Me!

    Finnegans Wake

  • At 4 o’clock when his fire was burking bridely a Poleaseman had clubbed in to parse the time around.

    In His Own Write

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