remarry

verb re·mar·ry \ (ˌ)rē-ˈmer-ē , -ˈma-rē \
|Updated on: 12 Jun 2018

Definition of remarry

remarried; remarrying
: to marry again
  • "… So they got divorced. But they loved each other, so after a break of 10 years, they remarried …"
  • —Linda Hashim
  • … eventually separated and divorced, but though each remarried, they remained close …
  • —Margo Jefferson
  • She divorced her husband soon after the book came out, took up with, married and divorced a local disc jockey, remarried her first husband, dumped him again, and drank herself to death by age 39.
  • —Edward Kosner

remarriage

play \(ˌ)rē-ˈmer-ij, -ˈma-rij\ noun, plural remarriages
    • a happy remarriage with two children

First Known Use of remarry

1523

in the meaning defined above

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Learn More about remarry

  1. Spanish Central: Translation of remarry


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