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wedding

Pronunciation: /ˈwedɪŋ/

Translation of wedding in Spanish:

noun/nombre

  • 1.1 (ceremony) boda (feminine), casamiento (masculine), matrimonio (masculine) (South America except River Plate area/América del Sur excepto Río de la Plata) to have a church/civil o (British English/inglés británico) registry-office wedding casarse por la iglesia or (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) por iglesia/por lo civil or (Peru/Perú) (River Plate area/Río de la Plata) (Venezuela) por civil or (Chile) (Mexico/México) por el civil I can hear wedding bells ringing me huele a boda ( or a casamiento etc) or a casorio [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico] on their wedding day el día de su boda ( or casamiento etc)
    Example sentences
    • It is consumed almost exclusively by men in the evening or at celebrations such as weddings.
    • Dance is an essential part of many celebrations such as weddings and coronations.
    • There are two big celebrity weddings looming - and both of them on the same day.
    1.2 (anniversary) silver/golden wedding bodas (feminine plural) de plata/oro

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