adulterous

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adjective adul·ter·ous \ə-ˈdəl-t(ə-)rəs\

Definition of adulterous

  1. :  relating to, characterized by, or given to adultery an adulterous affair an adulterous wife

adulterously

adverb

Examples of adulterous in a Sentence

  1. had an adulterous affair that nearly destroyed his marriage

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First Known Use of adulterous

1550


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adulterous

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adjective adul·ter·ous \ə-ˈdəl-tə-rəs\

Legal Definition of adulterous

  1. :  relating to, characterized by, or given to adultery

adulterously

adverb


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