Definitions for

Overview of noun marriage

The noun marriage has 4 senses? (first 3 from tagged texts)
1. (26) marriage, matrimony, union, spousal relationship, wedlock

(the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce); "a long and happy marriage"; "God bless this union")

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

(two people who are married to each other; "his second marriage was happier than the first"; "a married couple without love")

3. (2) marriage, wedding, marriage ceremony

(the act of marrying; the nuptial ceremony; "their marriage was conducted in the chapel")

4. marriage

(a close and intimate union; "the marriage of music and dance"; "a marriage of ideas") © 2001-2013, Demand Media, all rights reserved. The database is based on Word Net a lexical database for the English language. see disclaimer
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