married name

noun

Definition of married name

  1. :  a surname acquired by a woman through marriage

Examples of married name in a sentence

  1. She used to be Susan Brown, but her married name is Susan Wilson.

1903

First Known Use of married name

1903


MARRIED NAME Defined for English Language Learners

married name

noun

Definition of married name for English Language Learners

  • : a married woman's last name if she uses her husband's last name as her own


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