spite marriage

noun

Definition of spite marriage

: a marriage entered into by one person to vex a third person with whom he is in love

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“Spite marriage.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/spite%20marriage. Accessed 6 Dec. 2021.

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