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From: DICT.TW English-Chinese Dictionary 英漢字典

 wed /ˈwɛd/

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wed v. i. To contact matrimony; to marry.  “When I shall wed.”

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wed n.  A pledge; a pawn.  [Obs.]
    Let him be ware, his neck lieth to wed [=\i. e., for a security].\=   --Chaucer.

From: Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary (1913)

 Wed, v. t. [imp. Wedded; p. p. Wedded or Wed; p. pr. & vb. n. Wedding.]
 1. To take for husband or for wife by a formal ceremony; to marry; to espouse.
    With this ring I thee wed.   --Bk. of Com. Prayer.
    I saw thee first, and wedded thee.   --Milton.
 2. To join in marriage; to give in wedlock.
 And Adam, wedded to another Eve,
 Shall live with her.   --Milton.
 3. Fig.: To unite as if by the affections or the bond of marriage; to attach firmly or indissolubly.
    Thou art wedded to calamity.   --Shak.
    Men are wedded to their lusts.   --Tillotson.
    [Flowers] are wedded thus, like beauty to old age.   --Cowper.
 4. To take to one's self and support; to espouse.  [Obs.]
    They positively and concernedly wedded his cause.   --Clarendon.

From: WordNet (r) 2.0

      adj : having been taken in marriage [syn: wedded]
      n : the fourth day of the week; the third working day [syn: Wednesday]
      v 1: take in marriage [syn: marry, get married, conjoin, hook
           up with, get hitched with, espouse]
      2: perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on
         Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple
         got spliced on Hawaii" [syn: marry, tie, splice]
      [also: wedding, wedded]