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Synonyms for marriageˈmær ɪdʒ

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marriage, matrimony, union, spousal relationship, wedlock(noun)

    the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce)

    Synonyms:
    conjugation, pairing, conglutination, join, trades union, uniting, matrimony, unification, coupling, sum, spousal relationship, sexual union, trade union, union, man and wife, wedlock, marriage, marriage ceremony, mating, wedding, brotherhood, labor union, jointure, married couple

  2. marriage, married couple, man and wife(noun)

    two people who are married to each other

    Synonyms:
    married couple, marriage ceremony, wedlock, man and wife, wedding, marriage, matrimony, spousal relationship, union

  3. marriage, wedding, marriage ceremony(noun)

    the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony

    Synonyms:
    married couple, marriage ceremony, wedlock, wedding party, hymeneals, man and wife, marriage, wedding, wedding ceremony, matrimony, spousal relationship, nuptials, union

  4. marriage(noun)

    a close and intimate union

    Synonyms:
    married couple, marriage ceremony, wedlock, man and wife, wedding, matrimony, spousal relationship, union

Wiktionary

  1. marriage(noun)

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedding

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  2. marriage(noun)

    The state of being married.

    Synonyms:
    wedding, matrimony

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  3. marriage(noun)

    The union of two (or sometimes more) people, usually to the exclusion of all others.

    Synonyms:
    wedding, matrimony

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  4. marriage(noun)

    A wedding; a ceremony in which people wed.

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedding

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  5. marriage(noun)

    A close union.

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedding

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  6. marriage(noun)

    A joining of two parts.

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedding

    Antonyms:
    divorce

  7. marriage(noun)

    A king and a queen, when held as a hand in Texas hold 'em and some other card games.

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedding

    Antonyms:
    divorce

English Synonyms and Antonyms

  1. marriage

    Matrimony denotes the state of those who are united in the relation of husband and wife; marriage denotes primarily the act of so uniting, but is extensively used for the state as well. Wedlock, a word of specific legal use, is the Saxon term for the state or relation denoted by matrimony. Wedding denotes the ceremony, with any attendant festivities, by which two persons are united as husband and wife, nuptials being the more formal and stately term to express the same idea.

    Synonyms:
    conjugal union, espousal, espousals, matrimony, nuptials, spousal, spousals, union, wedding, wedlock

    Antonyms:
    bachelorhood, celibacy, divorce, maidenhood, virginity, widowhood

    Preposition:
    Marriage of or between two persons; of one person to or with another; among the Greeks.

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. marriage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    nuptials, wedding, espousals, spousals, nuptial rites

  2. marriage(n.)

    Synonyms:
    matrimony, wedlock


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