best man


best man
irr. principal attendant of the bridegroom at a wedding

English contemporary dictionary. 2014.

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  • Best man — may refer to: *Best man, a member of a weddingIn film: * The Best Man (1914 film) * The Best Man (1916 film) * The Best Man (1917 film) * The Best Man (1919 film) * The Best Man (1923 film) * The Best Man (1925 film) * The Best Man (1928 film) *… …   Wikipedia

  • Best man — Best Best (b[e^]st), a.; superl. of Good. [AS. besta, best, contr. from betest, betst, betsta; akin to Goth. batists, OHG. pezzisto, G. best, beste, D. best, Icel. beztr, Dan. best, Sw. b[ a]st. This word has no connection in origin with good.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • best man — {n.} The groom s aid (usually his best friend or a relative) at a wedding. * /When Agnes and I got married, my brother Gordon was my best man./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • best man — {n.} The groom s aid (usually his best friend or a relative) at a wedding. * /When Agnes and I got married, my brother Gordon was my best man./ …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • best man — Groomsman Grooms man, n.; pl. {Groomsmen}. A male attendant of a bridegroom at his wedding; the chief attendant is also called the {best man}; the correlative of {bridesmaid}. [1913 Webster] …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • best man — noun Date: circa 1782 the principal groomsman at a wedding …   New Collegiate Dictionary

  • Best Man for the GOB — Infobox Arrested Development episode episode name = Arrested Development episode no = 1AJD18 airdate = April 4, 2004 writers = Mitchell Hurwitz Richard Rosenstock director = Lee Shallat Chemel on the next = “Michael solves the mystery of the… …   Wikipedia

  • The Best Man (1999 film) — Infobox Film name = The Best Man image size = 200px caption = Theatrical release poster director = Malcolm D. Lee producer = Bill Carraro Sam Kitt Spike Lee writer = Malcolm D. Lee starring = Taye Diggs Monica Calhoun Morris Chestnut Nia Long… …   Wikipedia

  • The Best Man (1964 film) — Infobox Film name = The Best Man imdb id = 0057883 writer = Gore Vidal starring = Henry Fonda Cliff Robertson Lee Tracy Margaret Leighton Edie Adams Ann Sothern Kevin McCarthy director = Franklin J. Schaffner producer = Stuart Millar Lawrence… …   Wikipedia

  • Best — (b[e^]st), a.; superl. of Good. [AS. besta, best, contr. from betest, betst, betsta; akin to Goth. batists, OHG. pezzisto, G. best, beste, D. best, Icel. beztr, Dan. best, Sw. b[ a]st. This word has no connection in origin with good. See {Better} …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Best Boy (film) — Infobox Film name = Best Boy image size = caption = director = Ira Wohl producer = writer = Ira Wohl narrator = starring = music = cinematography = Tom McDonough editing = distributor = International Film Exchange released = runtime = 110 min.… …   Wikipedia


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