silver wedding


silver wedding
A celebration to mark the twenty-fifth anniversary of a marriage.

The Silver Wedding! on some pensive ear / From towers remote as sound the silvery bells, / To-day from one far unforgotten year / A silvery faint memorial music swells.

Syn: silver-feast
See Also: diamond wedding, golden wedding

Wikipedia foundation.

Look at other dictionaries:

  • Silver wedding — Silver Sil ver, a. 1. Of or pertaining to silver; made of silver; as, silver leaf; a silver cup. [1913 Webster] 2. Resembling silver. Specifically: (a) Bright; resplendent; white. Silver hair. Shak. [1913 Webster] Others, on silver lakes and… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • silver wedding — silver weddings N COUNT: usu poss N A married couple s silver wedding or silver wedding anniversary is the 25th anniversary of their wedding. He and Helen celebrated their silver wedding last year …   English dictionary

  • silver\ wedding — • silver anniversary • silver wedding n. phr. the twenty fifth wedding anniversary of a couple; the twenty fifth anniversary of a business or an association, etc. the day after tomorrow is Mom and Dad s silver anniversary, Sue said to her brother …   Словарь американских идиом

  • silver wedding — ► NOUN ▪ the twenty fifth anniversary of a wedding …   English terms dictionary

  • silver wedding — n. a 25th wedding anniversary …   English World dictionary

  • silver wedding — BRITISH a SILVER ANNIVERSARY …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • silver wedding — noun : a silver anniversary of a wedding * * * ˌsilver ˈwedding [silver wedding] (BrE) (US ˌsilver anniˈversary) ( …   Useful english dictionary

  • silver wedding — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms silver wedding : singular silver wedding plural silver weddings British the day when people celebrate 25 years of marriage …   English dictionary

  • silver wedding — a twenty fifth wedding anniversary. See table under wedding anniversary. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • silver wedding — 25th wedding anniversary, celebration of 25 years of marriage …   English contemporary dictionary


Share the article and excerpts

Direct link
Do a right-click on the link above
and select “Copy Link”

We are using cookies for the best presentation of our site. Continuing to use this site, you agree with this.