bride-to-be bride-to-be

Definition(s):

  • (n) a woman who is engaged to be married

Usage(s):

  1. Among the dead were 39 women and children, including the bride-to-be, Afghan authorities said.
  2. But Fleiss insists that Mesnick's change of heart hardly came as a shock to the bride-to-be.
  3. A veil is optional, but in an airport the bride-to-be traditionally covers her newly shorn head with a blanket.

News

  1. She wants a wedding, he wants to elope

    Bride-to-be needs to make clear to boyfriend how she feels about a wedding and her reason for feeling that way. They both bring baggage to the wedding question, but neither owes this baggage more than they owe each other.
    on June 21, 2013     Source: Seattle Times

  2. Paralyzed bride-to-be: ‘They told me I’d never walk again -- I’m proving them wrong’

    A young bride-to-be, paralyzed after making a leap off an overpass on Interstate 79, is undergoing intense rehab to be able to walk down the aisle for her fall wedding. February 20, 2012 is a date Alissa Boyle will never forget. It was two days after she became engaged to her fiancé Nathan, and the day she became paralyzed. "We were driving down the highway. There was a guy in the left lane that ...
    on June 21, 2013     Source: WPXI Pittsburgh

  3. Virginia Marine’s wedding photo goes viral

    A Virginia Marine is making national headlines because of a photo showing he and his bride-to-be before their wedding in Lynchburg.
    on June 19, 2013     Source: CBS 6 Richmond

Quotes

  1. Hughes explained: "They are honestly the most beautiful couple you could ever see:Joshua and Brody are expecting their first little baby girl. And Brody's a glowing, beautiful bride-to-be with child. They're going to be married. They call each other...
    on Sep 19, 2005 By: Jesse Hughes Source: DotMusic.com

  2. "Durango will always be my home," Danielson said in an e-mail interview in April. "I miss Durango very much. Most of all my, bride-to-be, Kristin (Johnson)."
    on Jun 29, 2004 By: Tom Danielson Source: Durango Herald

  3. "We're blending a lot of different traditions because my bride-to-be is Syrian and Italian and I'm black and Italian," Guarini told RadarOnline.com.
    on Sep 25, 2009 By: Justin Guarini Source: New York Daily News

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subordinate subordinate
/sə ˈbɔr də ˌneɪt /