get spliced

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of get spliced

British, informal
:to get married
  • So, when are you two getting spliced?

Word by Word Definitions

get play
  1. : to gain possession of

  2. : to receive as a return : earn

  3. : to obtain by concession or entreaty

  1. : something begotten:

  2. : offspring

  3. : the entire progeny of a male animal

  1. : a document of release from obligation in Jewish law

  2. : a religious divorce by Jewish law

splice play spliced
  1. : to unite (two ropes or two parts of a rope) by interweaving the strands

  2. : to unite (two lengths of magnetic tape, photographic film, etc.) by overlapping and securing together two ends

  3. : to unite, link, or insert as if by splicing

  1. : a joining or joint made by splicing something

  2. : marriage, wedding


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