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adultery

noun

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a sexual encounter or relationship between a married person and someone other than their spouse
  • adultery is the cause of many divorces

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The first known use of adultery was in the 15th century

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“Adultery.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/adultery. Accessed 20 Sep. 2021.

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