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marries

verb
present tense third-person singular of marry

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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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“Marries.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/marries. Accessed 20 Jan. 2022.

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