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espousal

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1 a ceremony in which two people are united in matrimony
  • the expected espousal of the Hollywood actor and the singing superstar should attract the elite of show business

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2 the act or state of being engaged to be married
  • considering how long her previous marriage lasted, she'd be wise to have an extended espousal

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The first known use of espousal was in the 14th century

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“Espousal.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/espousal. Accessed 10 Aug. 2020.

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