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nuptial

adjective

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of or relating to marriage
  • newlyweds still in a state of nuptial bliss

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  • nonmarital

nuptial

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Synonyms of nuptial (Entry 2 of 2)

usually nuptials plural a ceremony in which two people are united in matrimony
  • their nuptials will take place at the university chapel

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The first known use of nuptial was in the 15th century

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“Nuptial.” Merriam-Webster.com Thesaurus, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/thesaurus/nuptial. Accessed 30 Nov. 2021.

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