wed

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈwɛd/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/wɛd/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(wed)


Inflections of 'wed' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
weds
v 3rd person singular
wedding
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
wedded
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
wed
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
wedded
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
wed
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
WordReference English Collocations © 2020

wed

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. literary: the [priest, minister, rabbi] wed [them, the couple]
  2. literary: [John] wed [Jane]
  3. literary: they wed each other
  4. literary: wed on [Saturday, the beach]
  5. literary: wed in [a church, the park, the spring]
  6. literary: [have announced] (that) they are to wed
  7. literary: with this ring I thee wed
  8. technology [must, should, needs to] be wedded to
adj
  1. UK: the newly-wed [couple, bride, groom]
  2. a recently-wed [couple]
  3. they are [newly, recently, legally] wed
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