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married

adjective
Updated on: 5 Dec 2017

Definition of married

1 a : being in the state of matrimony : wedded
b : of or relating to marriage : connubial
2 : united, joined

Examples of married in a Sentence

  1. They are happily married with several children.

  2. a sermon on the joys and responsibilities of married love

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First Known Use of married

14th century


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married

noun

Definition of married

plural marrieds or married
: a married person
  • young marrieds are paid undue … attention
  • —Paul Goodman

First Known Use of married

1897



MARRIED Defined for English Language Learners

married

adjective

Definition of married for English Language Learners

  • : united in marriage

  • : having a husband or wife

  • : of or relating to marriage


married

noun

Definition of married for English Language Learners

  • : a married person



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