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we'd

 (wēd)
1. Contraction of we had.
2. Contraction of we would.

we'd

(wiːd; unstressed wɪd)
contraction of
we had or we would

wed

(wɛd)

v. wed•ded wed, wed•ding. v.t.
1. to marry (another person) in a formal ceremony; take as one's husband or wife.
2. to unite (a couple) in marriage or wedlock; marry.
3. to bind; attach firmly: to wed oneself to the cause of the poor.
4. to blend; unite.
v.i.
5. to contract marriage; marry.
6. to become united or to blend.
[before 900; Middle English wedden, Old English weddian to pledge, c. Old Frisian weddia, Old High German wettōn, Old Norse vethja to pledge, Gothic gawadjōn to espouse]

we'd

(wid)
contraction of we had, we should, or we would.

Wed.

Wednesday.
References in classic literature ?
Say, Tom, if you had your aeroplane we'd be there in an hour.
I wonder if she wouldn't have scratched a little if we'd laid hold of that lariat rope
Then, Tashtego, lad, I'd have ye hold a canakin to the jet, and we'd drink round it
Now, my private 'pinion is, Lizy took der road; so I think we'd better take de straight one.
Tom told about the adventures we'd had down there at his uncle Silas's last summer, and when he see that there warn't anything about his folks--or him either, for that matter--that we didn't know, he opened out and talked perfectly free and candid.
Rebecca, do you think we'd better do as the circular says, and let Elijah or Elisha try the soap before we begin selling?
And--Oh, Godfrey--if we'd had her from the first, if you'd taken to her as you ought, she'd have loved me for her mother--and you'd have been happier with me: I could better have bore my little baby dying, and our life might have been more like what we used to think it 'ud be.
This hill is dangerous," I said, As we rode on together Through sunny miles and sunny miles Of Surrey heather; "This hill is dangerous--don't you think We'd better walk it?
We'd better ha' sent for Dinah, if we'd known where she is," said Mr.
I promised when she'd growed up and brought pigs, we'd give him back two for one," Martin hastily explained.
If we did, we'd leave these folks scattered," she returned, and this retort made everybody laugh good-naturedly.
Last week he made all us third-class boys write a composishun on what kind of a wife we'd like to have and the girls on what kind of a husband.