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silver wedding

noun
  1. a twenty-fifth wedding anniversary.
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Origin of silver wedding

First recorded in 1860–65
Dictionary.com Unabridged Based on the Random House Unabridged Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2018

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  • Madam Stolpe could not find her fine new silver coffee-service, which her children had given her on her silver-wedding day.

    Pelle the Conqueror, Complete

    Martin Anderson Nexo

  • And watching the white clouds so bright against the intense blue, Ashurst, on his silver-wedding day, longed for—he knew not what.

    Five Tales

    John Galsworthy

  • Such were Ashurst's memories, sitting against the wall among the gorse, on his silver-wedding day.

    Five Tales

    John Galsworthy