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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

wedding announcement

Usage examples (31)
  • This would just give us time to have the banns three times, beginning with next Sunday.
  • Then she went and put up some things called banns, I believe.
  • In a few weeks or however long it took to call banns, she would marry Luke O’Neill.
  • I cannot bear the thought of waiting even for the banns. for more
Tutoring comment
  • The city "bans" (prohibitions) on theater and "bands" (more than one band) are strictly enforced. The marriage "banns" (notice of intended marriage) were just read.
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