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Definition of " brid " in English Dictionary
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Brid A bird. n.
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Brid A bird. n.
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Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To make shorter; to shorten in duration; to lessen; to diminish; to curtail; as, to abridge labor; to abridge power or rights.
v. t.
Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To shorten or contract by using fewer words, yet retaining the sense; to epitomize; to condense; as, to abridge a history or dictionary.
v. t.
Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To deprive; to cut off; -- followed by of, and formerly by from; as, to abridge one of his rights.
v. t.
Abridged of Abridge imp. & p. p.
Abridger One who abridges. n.
Abridging of Abridge p. pr. & vb. n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
The act of abridging, or the state of being abridged; diminution; lessening; reduction or deprivation; as, an abridgment of pleasures or of expenses.
n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
An epitome or compend, as of a book; a shortened or abridged form; an abbreviation.
n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
That which abridges or cuts short; hence, an entertainment that makes the time pass quickly.
n.
Bridal Hear the Pronunciation!
Of or pertaining to a bride, or to wedding; nuptial; as, bridal ornaments; a bridal outfit; a bridal chamber.
n.
Bridal Hear the Pronunciation!
A nuptial festival or ceremony; a marriage.
n.
Bridalty Celebration of the nuptial feast. n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
A woman newly married, or about to be married.
n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
Fig.: An object ardently loved.
n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
To make a bride of.
v. t.
Bride-ale A rustic wedding feast; a bridal. See Ale. n.
Bridebed The marriage bed. n.
Bridecake Rich or highly ornamented cake, to be distributed to the guests at a wedding, or sent to friends after the wedding. n.
Bridechamber The nuptial apartment. n.
Bridegroom Hear the Pronunciation!
A man newly married, or just about to be married.
n.
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Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To make shorter; to shorten in duration; to lessen; to diminish; to curtail; as, to abridge labor; to abridge power or rights.
v. t.
Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To shorten or contract by using fewer words, yet retaining the sense; to epitomize; to condense; as, to abridge a history or dictionary.
v. t.
Abridge Hear the Pronunciation!
To deprive; to cut off; -- followed by of, and formerly by from; as, to abridge one of his rights.
v. t.
Abridged of Abridge imp. & p. p.
Abridger One who abridges. n.
Abridging of Abridge p. pr. & vb. n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
The act of abridging, or the state of being abridged; diminution; lessening; reduction or deprivation; as, an abridgment of pleasures or of expenses.
n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
An epitome or compend, as of a book; a shortened or abridged form; an abbreviation.
n.
Abridgment Hear the Pronunciation!
That which abridges or cuts short; hence, an entertainment that makes the time pass quickly.
n.
Bridal Hear the Pronunciation!
Of or pertaining to a bride, or to wedding; nuptial; as, bridal ornaments; a bridal outfit; a bridal chamber.
n.
Bridal Hear the Pronunciation!
A nuptial festival or ceremony; a marriage.
n.
Bridalty Celebration of the nuptial feast. n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
A woman newly married, or about to be married.
n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
Fig.: An object ardently loved.
n.
Bride Hear the Pronunciation!
To make a bride of.
v. t.
Bride-ale A rustic wedding feast; a bridal. See Ale. n.
Bridebed The marriage bed. n.
Bridecake Rich or highly ornamented cake, to be distributed to the guests at a wedding, or sent to friends after the wedding. n.
Bridechamber The nuptial apartment. n.
Bridegroom Hear the Pronunciation!
A man newly married, or just about to be married.
n.