marital

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adjective mar·i·tal \ˈmer-ə-təl, ˈma-rə-\

Definition of marital

  1. 1 :  of or relating to marriage or the married state marital vows

  2. 2 :  of or relating to a husband and his role in marriage

maritally

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Examples of marital in a sentence

  1. They've been having marital problems.

  2. neither of them ever forgot their marital vows, no matter how hard things sometimes got

Origin and Etymology of marital

Latin maritalis, from maritus married


First Known Use: 1603



MARITAL Defined for English Language Learners

marital

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adjective mar·i·tal \ˈmer-ə-təl, ˈma-rə-\

Definition of marital for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to marriage


MARITAL Defined for Kids

marital

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adjective mar·i·tal \ˈmer-ə-təl\

Definition of marital for Students

  1. :  of or relating to marriage


Law Dictionary

marital

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adjective mar·i·tal \ˈmar-ət-əl\

Legal Definition of marital

  1. :  of or relating to marriage or the married state



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