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wedding march

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noun
  1. a musical composition played during a wedding procession.
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Origin of wedding march

First recorded in 1840–50
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Historical Examples

  • Ella called her into her bed-room as she passed the door, by humming the Wedding-march.

    Saturday's Child

    Kathleen Norris

  • A postlude to a wedding-march and a prelude to a funeral ditto.

  • He heard the solemn and yet joyous strains of the wedding-march.

  • The charm of the "Wedding-March" is not diminished because we know it so well.

    Stars of the Opera

    Mabel Wagnalls

  • Then the wedding-march was played and the bridal party came down the stairs.

    The Shoulders of Atlas

    Mary E. Wilkins Freeman