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wedding breakfast

the meal usually served after a wedding ceremony or just before the bride and bridegroom leave for their honeymoon
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  • Then follows the wedding breakfast, to which only the near relatives are admitted.

  • I remember an amusing instance of it at my own wedding breakfast.

  • At the close of the wedding breakfast the wedding cake is set before the bride, who cuts the first slice from it.

    The Etiquette of To-day Edith B. Ordway
  • At the wedding breakfast in the barn at Ballavolly Davy made a speech.

  • She thought of a conversation Hepworth's friends had held at the wedding breakfast and sighed reminiscently.

    The Beauty Mrs. Wilson Woodrow
  • It was the wedding breakfast I had thrown into such confusion and dismay.

    Confessions Of Con Cregan Charles James Lever
  • It was that tall, dark young man, with the black eyes, that sat by me at Charlotte's wedding breakfast.

  • The wedding breakfast would be served at the home of the bride.

    The Loyalist James Francis Barrett
  • Why, these are Mr. and Mrs. Baxter, who are preparing the wedding breakfast.

    Pippin; A Wandering Flame Laura E. Richards
  • The wedding breakfast was given at Yann's parents', because Gaud's home was so poor.

    An Iceland Fisherman Pierre Loti

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