from The Century Dictionary.
- noun The state of being a bridesmaid.
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- noun Acting as
bridesmaidat a wedding.
- verb Present participle of
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Stuggy you make me sorry that all my friends are now married & no more 'bridesmaiding'.
"No, Trichy; I won't be Augusta's bridesmaid; I'll bide my time for bridesmaiding."
By the time my husband talked me down, (illustrating at great length what a huge pain in the ass bridesmaiding entails if you don't live in the same city and you have small children and the bride only has an intellectual understanding of how that limits a bridesmaid's ability to test taste local bakeries, etc.)
Just released today and definitely worth the read even if you aren’t the bridesmaid to a bridezilla, She’s Gone Bridal is a smart and sassy journey along a 9-step program that helps ensure a successful bridesmaiding experience while still maintaining one’s sanity and friendship with the bride.
‘No, Trichy; I won’t be Augusta’s bridesmaid; I’ll bide my time for bridesmaiding.’
You can send a quick message saying, "I don't know what you guys have experienced with bridesmaiding, but I want things to be fun and Phrase it carefully - note the language recognizing that your wedding may differ from their previous experiences.