- married - marry
- ◊ 'married to'If you are married to someone, they are your husband or wife.\
Her daughter was married to a Frenchman.◊ 'marry'When you marry someone, you become their husband or wife during a special ceremony.\
I wanted to marry him.Note that you do not say that someone `marries to' someone else.\◊ 'get married'You do not usually use marry without an object. You do not say, for example, that a person `marries' or that two people `marry'. You say that they get married.
I'm getting married next month.\
When they got married, he wanted a big ceremony.In stories, marry is sometimes used without an object. This is an old-fashioned use.\
Your sister and I have every right to marry if we wish to.
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Married — Mar ried, a. 1. Being in the state of matrimony; having a spouse; wedded; as, a married man or woman; of one person. [1913 Webster] 2. Of or pertaining to marriage; connubial; as, the married state; one s married name. [1913 Webster] 3. Wedded to … The Collaborative International Dictionary of English
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married — [mar′ēd] adj. 1. living together as spouses; joined in wedlock 2. having a spouse 3. of marriage or married people; connubial; conjugal 4. closely or intimately joined n. a married person: chiefly in young marrieds … English World dictionary
married — ► ADJECTIVE ▪ united by marriage. ► NOUN (marrieds) ▪ married people … English terms dictionary
married — index conjugal, nuptial Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 … Law dictionary
married — mar|ried [ merid ] adjective *** 1. ) a married person has a husband or wife: a married woman/man married to: He s married to my older sister. get married: We re getting married next year. 2. ) involving marriage or people who are married:… … Usage of the words and phrases in modern English
married — [[t]mæ̱rid[/t]] ♦♦♦ 1) ADJ: oft ADJ to n If you are married, you have a husband or wife. We have been married for 14 years... She is married to an Englishman. ...a married man with two children. 2) ADJ: ADJ n Married means relating to marriage or … English dictionary
married */*/*/ — UK [ˈmærɪd] / US [ˈmerɪd] adjective 1) a married person has a husband or wife a married woman/man married to: He s married to my older sister. get married: We re getting married next year. 2) involving marriage or people who are married married… … English dictionary
married — adj. VERBS ▪ be, feel ▪ I wouldn t have felt properly married if it hadn t been a church wedding. ▪ get ▪ When did you get married? ▪ rema … Collocations dictionary
Married to It — Filmdaten Deutscher Titel: Dinner für Sechs – Woodstock meets Wallstreet Originaltitel: Married to It Produktionsland: USA Erscheinungsjahr: 1991 Länge: 108 Minuten Originalsprache: Englisch … Deutsch Wikipedia
married — marriedly, adv. /mar eed/, adj. 1. united in wedlock; wedded: married couples. 2. of or pertaining to marriage or married persons; connubial; conjugal: married happiness. 3. (of an antique) created from components of two or more authentic pieces … Universalium