wedding breakfast


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wedding breakfast

n
(Cookery) the meal usually served after a wedding ceremony or just before the bride and bridegroom leave for their honeymoon
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wedding breakfast

n (old) → pranzo nuziale
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And they themselves in their crackling silk dresses went across, as invited, to the big double wedding breakfast which was held in the house of Doctor Walker.
Upon the gay-papered wall were those pictures that pursue the homeless one from house to house--The Huguenot Lovers, The First Quarrel, The Wedding Breakfast, Psyche at the Fountain.
No wedding veil, and no wedding breakfast, and no wedding favors for the servants.
Thus did the Swift One and I get our wedding breakfast. They were delicious.
Both in the church and at the wedding breakfast he remained not only pleased and contented, but even proud.
He asked me to his house, feasted me, and then butchered me most miserably as though I were a fat beast in a slaughter house, while all around me my comrades were slain like sheep or pigs for the wedding breakfast, or picnic, or gorgeous banquet of some great nobleman.
How the men envy him who come to the wedding breakfast, and see her hanging on his arm in her white lace and orange blossoms.
People couldn't ask one to wedding breakfasts. There would be no Precedents to hammer at, except the plain-sailing Precedent of keeping the light up.
The wedding package caters for up to 120 guests and includes a red carpet arrival, four-course wedding breakfast, evening meal and a luxurious bridal suite.
They shared their wedding breakfast with other patients and hospital staff, which Mrs Mole described as many, many more guests than expected.
THE VENUE Chateau Rhianfa | 50 day & night guests | Red carpet entrance | Drink on arrival | Toastmaster to welcome you to your wedding breakfast | 3-course wedding breakfast | A glass of wine with the meal | A glass of bubbly for the toast | Crisp white table linen and napkins | Beautiful candelabras for each table | Silver cake stand and knife | Simple evening buffet | Civil ceremony - additional charge of PS995.
The free wedding will feature a three-course wedding breakfast for 50 people, glass of wine per person, glass of sparkling wine per person to toast the speeches, a cake knife and stand, white table linen and napkins, dedicated wedding co-ordinator, master of ceremonies, and use of hotel for wedding photos.