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 marriage marriage

noun

  • ( ) the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)  ( marriage, matrimony, spousal relationship, union, wedlock )
    the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)
     a long and happy marriage
    a long and happy marriage
     God bless this union
    God bless this union
  • ( ) two people who are married to each other  ( man and wife, marriage, married couple )
    two people who are married to each other
     his second marriage was happier than the first
    his second marriage was happier than the first
     a married couple without love
    a married couple without love
  • ( ) the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony  ( marriage, marriage ceremony, wedding )
    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony
     their marriage was conducted in the chapel
    their marriage was conducted in the chapel
  • a close and intimate union  ( marriage )
    a close and intimate union
     the marriage of music and dance
    the marriage of music and dance
     a marriage of ideas
    a marriage of ideas


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