engagement ring


engagement ring
engagement rings
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An engagement ring is a ring worn by a woman when she is engaged to be married.

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  • Engagement ring — A white gold wedding ring and a single diamond, gold banded engagement ring. An engagement ring is a ring indicating that the person wearing it is engaged to be married, especially in Western cultures. In the United Kingdom, Ireland and …   Wikipedia

  • engagement ring — UK / US noun [countable] Word forms engagement ring : singular engagement ring plural engagement rings a ring that a man gives to a woman when they become engaged …   English dictionary

  • engagement ring — noun a ring given and worn as a sign of betrothal • Hypernyms: ↑ring, ↑band * * * enˈgagement ring [engagement ring] noun a ring that a man gives to a woman when they agree to get married …   Useful english dictionary

  • engagement ring — /ɛnˈgeɪdʒmənt rɪŋ/ (say en gayjmuhnt ring) noun a ring given in token of an engagement to be married, usually given by the man to his fiancée; usually worn on the finger next to the little finger on the left hand …   Australian English dictionary

  • 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. [1860 65] * * * …   Universalium

  • engagement ring — n. ring given to a fiancee by her man to mark their engagement to be married …   English contemporary dictionary

  • engagement ring — en gagement ,ring noun count a ring that a man gives to a woman when they become engaged …   Usage of the words and phrases in modern English

  • engagement ring — noun A ring given to someone ones fiancé, signifying a promise to wed …   Wiktionary

  • engagement ring — noun (C) a ring that a man gives to a woman when they decide to marry …   Longman dictionary of contemporary English

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