- A bride who is a virgin or lacks sexual experience, and is nervous about her wedding night.
2009, Benjamin Gilton, The Missing Dinner Guests:
- My beautiful blushing bride, Sheila here, and I - We have come all the way up here to god’s green country to... Kill you. Clean you. And eat you.
- 2012, Melissa Locker, “Bride Ties the Knot on Her 100th Birthday”, Time:
- Dana Jackson was not your average blushing bride. You see, she went down the aisle on her 100th birthday.
a bride who is a virgin