matrimonial

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adjective mat·ri·mo·nial \ˌma-trə-ˈmō-nē-əl, -nyəl\

Definition of matrimonial

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

matrimonially

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Examples of matrimonial in a Sentence

  1. she plans to focus on matrimonial concerns after she's established in her career

First Known Use of matrimonial

15th century


MATRIMONIAL Defined for English Language Learners

matrimonial

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adjective

Definition of matrimonial for English Language Learners

  • : of or relating to marriage


MATRIMONIAL Defined for Kids

matrimonial

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adjective mat·ri·mo·ni·al \ˌma-trə-ˈmō-nē-əl\

Definition of matrimonial for Students

  1. :  of or relating to marriage



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