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extramarital

adjective ex·tra·mar·i·tal \ˌek-strə-ˈma-rə-təl\

: happening outside of a marriage

Full Definition of EXTRAMARITAL

:  of, relating to, or being sexual intercourse between a married person and someone other than his or her spouse :  adulterous <an extramarital affair>

Examples of EXTRAMARITAL

  1. <she had several extramarital affairs with coworkers>

First Known Use of EXTRAMARITAL

1925

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