from The American Heritage® Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition.

  • adjective Joined in marriage.
  • adjective Of or relating to marriage.
  • adjective Closely attached or devoted.

from The Century Dictionary.

  • Married; united in marriage.
  • Of or pertaining to matrimony: as, wedded life; wedded bliss.
  • Intimately united or joined together; clasped together.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • adjective Joined in wedlock; married.
  • adjective Of or pertaining to wedlock, or marriage.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • adjective of a couple joined in marriage.
  • verb Simple past tense and past participle of wed.

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • adjective having been taken in marriage


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  • When Boo and I decided to forever tangle ourselves together in wedded bliss, we never gave much thought to what that meant.

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  • Though we still think a husband should exercise some control over the legal capacity of his junior partner in wedded life, if she is his junior partner no longer in civic life and is equally entitled with him to control the destinies of the whole country by her vote, shall she continue to have only an unequal control or no control at all over the destinies of the family patrimony?

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  • I'd forsake my ain wedded lord tae gae wi the gypsy laddies

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  • Wid ye forsake yer ain wedded lord tae gae follow wi the gypsy laddies

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  • We do not like a periodical change in the first magistrate; and we like quite as little a periodical permanence in the political officers immediately under the chief magistrate; we are, in short, wedded to our own forms, and therefore opposed by judgment to forms differing from our own.

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