Thesaurus

marry

verb

Synonyms and Antonyms of marry

  1. 1 to perform the ceremony of marriage for they chose a priest who was a family friend to marry them Synonyms of marry wed Words Related to marry match, mate; conjoin, connect, unite; affiance

  2. 2 to give in marriage the couple worried about the cost of marrying off five daughters Synonyms of marry espouse, match, wed Words Related to marry commit, engage; affiance, betroth, pledge, promise

  3. 3 to take as a spouse he married his girlfriend three years ago, and they've been happy ever since Synonyms of marry espouse, wed Words Related to marry affiance, betroth, commit, engage, pledge, promise, propose; remarry Near Antonyms of marry separate (from) Antonyms of marry divorce

  4. 4 to take a spouse she had always believed she would never marry, but fate proved her wrong Synonyms of marry wed Words Related to marry couple, mate; pair off, remarry Phrases tie the knot Near Antonyms of marry divorce, separate

  5. 5 to come together to form a single unit white wine and chicken marry especially well Synonyms of marry associate, coalesce, combine, conjoin, conjugate, connect, couple, fuse, interfuse, join, link (up), unite, unifyWords Related to marry mate, yoke; ally, confederate, league; chain, compound, hitch, hook, splice; assemble, cluster, congregate, constellate, convene, gather, meet; recombine, reconnect, rejoin, reunify, reuniteNear Antonyms of marry detach, disaffiliate, disconnect, disjoin, disjoint, dissociate, disunite, divide, divorce, fractionate, isolate, resolve, uncouple, unyoke; disband, disperse, scatterAntonyms of marry break up, dissever, part, section, separate, sever, split, sunder, unlink



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