Definition of matrimony
: the state of being married : marriage
Examples of matrimony in a Sentence
two people joined in matrimony
we intend to be joined in matrimony until “death do us part”
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A time for Britain’s high society to mingle in their finery, celebrating two of their own joining in matrimony.
Cy the Cynic, whose views on matrimony are well known, says electronic banking is the second-fastest way to transfer money from an account.
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