Definition of wed verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

 

wed

 verb
verb
BrE BrE//wed//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wed//
 
[intransitive, transitive](not used in the progressive tenses)(old-fashioned or used in newspapers)Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they wed
BrE BrE//wed//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wed//
 
he / she / it weds
BrE BrE//wedz//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wedz//
 
past simple wedded
BrE BrE//ˈwedɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwedɪd//
 
past participle wedded
BrE BrE//ˈwedɪd//
 
; NAmE NAmE//ˈwedɪd//
 
past simple wed
BrE BrE//wed//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wed//
 
past participle wed
BrE BrE//wed//
 
; NAmE NAmE//wed//
 
 
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to marry The couple plan to wed next summer. wed somebody Rock star to wed top model (= in a newspaper headline). With this ring I thee wed. Word Origin Old English weddian, from the Germanic base of Scots wed ‘a pledge’; related to Latin vas ‘surety’.
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