espousals

plural of espousal
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as in marriages
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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as in engagements
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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“Espousals.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/espousals. Accessed 21 Apr. 2024.

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