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Synonyms and Antonyms of espousal

  1. 1 a ceremony in which two people are united in matrimony <the expected espousal of the Hollywood actor and the singing superstar should attract the elite of show business> Synonyms bridal, wedding, marriage, nuptial(s)Related Words match, matrimony, wedlock; union

  2. 2 the act or state of being engaged to be married <considering how long her previous marriage lasted, she'd be wise to have an extended espousal> Synonyms betrothal, engagement, trothAntonyms disengagement

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