wed: Meaning and Definition of


Pronunciation: (wed), [key]
— v., wed•ded wed, wed•ding.
  1. to marry (another person) in a formal ceremony; take as one's husband or wife.
  2. to unite (a couple) in marriage or wedlock; marry.
  3. to bind by close or lasting ties; attach firmly: She wedded herself to the cause of the poor.
  4. to blend together or unite inseparably: a novel that weds style and content perfectly.
  1. to contract marriage; marry.
  2. to become united or to blend: a building that will wed with the landscape.


Pronunciation: (wēd), [key]
  1. contraction of we had, we should, or we would.


Pronunciation: [key]
  1. Wednesday.
Random House Unabridged Dictionary, Copyright © 1997, by Random House, Inc., on Infoplease.
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