diamond wedding

noun BrE the date that is exactly 60 years after the date when two people were married; diamond anniversary AmE —compare golden wedding, silver wedding anniversary

Longman dictionary of contemporary English. 2004.

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  • diamond wedding — n. a 60th, or sometimes 75th, wedding anniversary * * * …   Universalium

  • diamond wedding — ► NOUN ▪ the sixtieth anniversary of a wedding …   English terms dictionary

  • diamond wedding — n. a 60th, or sometimes 75th, wedding anniversary …   English World dictionary

  • diamond wedding — n BrE the date that is exactly 60 years after the date when two people were married …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • diamond wedding — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms diamond wedding : singular diamond wedding plural diamond weddings British the day when people celebrate 60 years of marriage …   English dictionary

  • diamond wedding — noun the 60th wedding anniversary • Syn: ↑diamond wedding anniversary • Hypernyms: ↑wedding anniversary …   Useful english dictionary

  • diamond wedding — 60th or 75th wedding anniversary …   English contemporary dictionary

  • diamond wedding — noun Brit. the sixtieth anniversary of a wedding …   English new terms dictionary

  • diamond wedding anniversary — noun the 60th wedding anniversary • Syn: ↑diamond wedding • Hypernyms: ↑wedding anniversary …   Useful english dictionary

  • Wedding — Wed ding, n. [AS. wedding.] Nuptial ceremony; nuptial festivities; marriage; nuptials. [1913 Webster] Simple and brief was the wedding, as that of Ruth and of Boaz. Longfellow. [1913 Webster] Note: Certain anniversaries of an unbroken marriage… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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