extramarital

adjective ex·tra·mar·i·tal \ ˌek-strə-ˈmer-ə-tᵊl , -ˈma-rə- \
Updated on: 16 Nov 2017

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 in a Sentence

  1. she had several extramarital affairs with coworkers

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First Known Use of extramarital

1925

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EXTRAMARITAL Defined for English Language Learners

extramarital

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Definition of extramarital for English Language Learners

  • : happening outside of a marriage



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