palimony definition

  • noun:
    • casual An allowance for help made under court order and given frequently by anyone to their former enthusiast or live-in partner after they have actually divided.
    • A form of alimony paid to a former partner in a nonmarital relationship.
    • a type of alimony paid to an old partner in a romantic relationship over time of living together, even though the two individuals included were not hitched to one another. The absence of an official relationship distinguishes it from alimony.
    • help paid by one half of an unmarried cooperation following the relationship comes to an end

Related Sources

  • Definition for "palimony"
    • casual An allowance for help made under court…
    • View More
  • Sentence for "palimony"
    • Several examples came to mind when…
    • View More
  • Phrases for "palimony"
  • Hypernym for "palimony"
  • Urban Dictionary for "palimony"
    • An allowance for assistance made under…
    • View More
65 votes

How would you define palimony?

All the definitions on AZdictionary were written by people just like you. Now's your chance to add your own!