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best man

noun as in bridegroom's attendant

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You’ve got to finish dressing immediately — or I’ll have to find another best man.

The person who won the contest was Sembroski’s closest friend and the best man at his wedding.

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Chris Banker decided not to attend his friend’s wedding in January because of health risks, a particularly agonizing decision considering the same friend will be the best man at Banker’s wedding in October.

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Future Defense Secretary Bill Cohen as the best man at their wedding.

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Congratulations, and I hope you get to be the real best man sometime soon.

Eric Frein apparently remained close to his older brother, Michael Frein, serving as best man at his wedding in 2006.

Leave it to the United Nations to find the best man for a job.

Then he told me where it was to be and who were to be there, and made me promise to come and be best man.

His movies, 'A Case of You,' and 'Best Man Down,' are in theaters soon.

Behind the ideological marriage of Reagan and Thatcher then, Rupert Murdoch was the best man.

She ain't all greyhound; but the best man as ever I knew always said there never was a prick-eared one a bad 'un.

In the same way the senior groomsman (the best man) was the personal attendant of the husband.

Here the bullies of the two counties would come together to decide who was the "best man."

All the bluff in the world was not going to keep him from playing the best man at his disposal in the Ripton match.

I'm a heap th' best man in this neck o' th' woods, an' your Paw knows hit.


On this page you'll find 3 synonyms, antonyms, and words related to best man, such as: bridesman, groomsman, and paranymph.

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