a union representing a special kind of social and legal partnership between two people <some religions consider marriage a sacrament> Related Words monogamy
, mixed marriage
, common-law marriage
; civil union
, domestic partnership
a ceremony in which two people are united in matrimony <just a small group of family and friends have been invited to witness the marriage>
Seen & Heard
What made you want to look up marriage? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).