engagement ring

a ring, often a diamond, given by a man to his fiancée at the time of their engagement as a token of their betrothal.


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engagement ring
a ring given by a man to a woman as a token of their betrothal

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Example sentences
The wedding ring must not be put above the engagement ring.
The cautionary tale of my ruined engagement ring, with a foray into the science
  of gold and diamonds.
Last seen in the company of a blond shiksa with an engagement ring.
It used to be that only a price tag could dissuade a would-be fiancé from
  buying a diamond engagement ring.
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