premarital

adjective
pre·​mar·​i·​tal | \ ˌprē-ˈmer-ə-tᵊl How to pronounce premarital (audio) , -ˈma-rə- \
variants: or less commonly pre-marital

Definition of premarital

: made or occurring before marriage premarital counseling premarital agreements concerning property premarital sex

Other Words from premarital

premaritally or pre-maritally adverb
premaritally pregnant cohabiting premaritally

First Known Use of premarital

1878, in the meaning defined above

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“Premarital.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/premarital. Accessed 10 December 2019.

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premarital

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English Language Learners Definition of premarital

: happening before marriage

premarital

adjective
pre·​mar·​i·​tal | \ ˌprē-ˈmar-ət-ᵊl How to pronounce premarital (audio) \

Medical Definition of premarital

: existing or occurring before marriage

premarital

adjective
pre·​mar·​i·​tal | \ ˌprē-ˈmar-ət-ᵊl \

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