wedding guest

Definitions

  • Otto, the Wedding-Guest, singeth
    Otto, the Wedding-Guest, singeth
  • WordNet 3.6
    • n wedding guest a guest at a wedding
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Quotations

  • Johann Friedrich Von Schiller
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    “A gloomy guest fits not a wedding feast.”

Usage

In literature:

Arrangements had to be made about the wedding breakfast and where the guests were to be placed.
"The Marriage of Elinor" by Margaret Oliphant
What Wedding Guests Wear.
"Social Life" by Maud C. Cooke
In process of time, after the weddings came the christenings, and at these also Hetty Gunn was still the favorite friend, the desired guest.
"Hetty's Strange History" by Helen Jackson
A little later in the morning carriages containing guests bidden to the wedding began to arrive.
"Victor's Triumph" by Mrs. E. D. E. N. Southworth
My wedding feast must not lack guests.
"The Brown Fairy Book" by Andrew Lang
It was a quiet wedding, and the guests were very various in quality.
"Under False Pretences" by Adeline Sergeant
His brother was about to be married; even then they were preparing for the wedding-guests.
"Among the Wild Tribes of the Afghan Frontier" by T. L. Pennell
Who knows where were the manor-house farmer's sons while he sat with his guests at the wedding-table?
"Black Forest Village Stories" by Berthold Auerbach
It was the eve of the wedding-feast, and the guests were arriving.
"The Firebrand" by S. R. Crockett
And that is why the gay young wedding guest must hear his tale.
"The Sources Of Religious Insight" by Josiah Royce
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In poetry:

Since Jesus freely did appear
To grace a marriage feast:
O Lord, we ask thy presence here
To make a wedding guest.
"A Wedding Hymn" by Noah Calwell W Cannon
'Twas the wedding guests cried out within,
And their eyes were fierce and bright —
'Scourge the soul of Judas Iscariot
Away into the night!'
"The Ballad Of Judas Iscariot" by Robert Williams Buchanan
“And why do you keen and cry," said he,
“So loud on my marriage day ?
The wedding guests they now eager wait,
All clad in their rich array.
"The Woman Who Went To Hell [An Irish Legend]" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
The groom and the bride took their wedding ride
Down a long white-seam to the shore,
And the guests all said there never was wed
So fair a couple before.
"The Needle and Thread" by Ella Wheeler Wilcox
Through the high-piling drift rides the third. Ah, his gift,
'Tis the pride of the west and the east!
But while yet it is hidden, old Budrys has bidden
His guests to the third wedding feast.
"The Three Brothers Budrys" by Adam Mickiewicz
I once was a guest at a Nobleman's wedding;
Fair was the Bride, but she scarce had been kind,
And now in our mirth, she had tears nigh the shedding
Her former true lover still runs in her mind.
"The Nobleman's Wedding" by William Allingham

In news:

How to be a good wedding guest .
Who's on the Monaco royal wedding guest list.
Pare down the wedding guest list.
Pare down the wedding guest list (MS).
Chelsea Clinton Wedding Guest List Revealed.
NEW YORK (CBS) It's wedding season and Hillary and Bill Clinton's daughter Chelsea has her guest list all sorted out.
President Barack Obama and talk show queen Oprah Winfrey are among the 500 A-list guests invited to attend the wedding of the year for Chelsea Clinton and Mark Mezvinsky, RadarOnline.com learned on Tuesday.
Guests rang in the new year at this classy and edgy DC wedding.
I've even seen a wedding where there were pigs and chickens released to run amongst the guests.
Flight with bride , groom and a dozen wedding guests delayed for 27 hours in California.
Flight with bride, groom and a dozen wedding guests delayed for 27 hours in California.
Looking for a classically- elegant wedding destination, that also offers tons of activities for your guests.
The pair said "I do" in an English country wedding at a farm in Somerset and were surrounded by celebrity guests.
A day before the vice presidential debate the guest list for moderator Martha Raddatz's 1991 wedding has become an issue .
See a photo gallery of the royal wedding , including Kate's dress and the guests who attended the ceremony.
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