matrimony definition

  • noun:
    • The act or state to be hitched; marriage.
    • marriage and/or condition to be hitched
    • the marriage service
    • The union of guy and lady as wife and husband; the nuptial state; wedding; wedlock.
    • A kind of online game at cards played by several persons.
    • The relation of husband and wife, with especial reference to exactly what involves the latter; their state of wedding or wedlock; nuptial union; conjugal cooperation.
    • The work of marriage; entrance upon the married condition by an official service or treatment: as, the solemnization of matrimony by a clergyman. In the Roman Catholic Church matrimony is certainly one of many sacraments.
    • Wife.
    • a-game with cards.
    • the state to be a married couple voluntarily joined up with forever (or until divorce or separation)
    • the service or sacrament of marriage

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