Bride vs. Wife

Bride vs. Wife — Is There a Difference?

Difference Between Bride and Wife

Bridenoun

A woman who is about to be married or has recently been married.

Wifenoun

A woman joined to another person in marriage; a female spouse.

Bridenoun

A woman in the context of her own wedding; one who is going to marry or has just been married.

Wifenoun

A married woman, especially in relation to her spouse.

Bridenoun

An object ardently loved.

Wifenoun

The female of a pair of mated animals.

A new wife for the gander is introduced into the pen.

Bridenoun

An individual loop or other device connecting the patterns in lacework.

Wifenoun

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Brideverb

(obsolete) To make a bride of.

Wifenoun

a married woman; a man's partner in marriage

Bridenoun

a woman who has recently been married

Bridenoun

Irish abbess; a patron saint of Ireland (453-523)

Bridenoun

a woman participant in her own marriage ceremony