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married

adjective

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of or relating to marriage
  • a sermon on the joys and responsibilities of married love

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  • nonmarital

married

verb
past tense of marry

Synonyms & Antonyms of married (Entry 2 of 2)

1 to perform the ceremony of marriage for
  • they chose a priest who was a family friend to marry them

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2 to give in marriage
  • the couple worried about the cost of marrying off five daughters

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3 to take as a spouse
  • he married his girlfriend three years ago, and they've been happy ever since

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4 to take a spouse
  • she had always believed she would never marry, but fate proved her wrong

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

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“Married.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/married. Accessed 24 Jan. 2021.

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