: of or relating to marriage or the married state <marital vows>
: of or relating to a husband and his role in marriage
— mar·i·tal·ly \-təl-ē\ adverb
Examples of MARITAL
- They've been having marital problems.
- <neither of them ever forgot their marital vows, no matter how hard things sometimes got>
Origin of MARITAL
First Known Use: 1603
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