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English definition of “honeymoon”


noun [C]    /ˈhʌn·iˌmun/
a vacation or trip taken by two people who have just been married: We went to Hawaii on our honeymoon. A honeymoon is also an early period in a relationship when criticism is not given: The first year of the presidency is regarded as a honeymoon. honeymoon    /ˈhʌn·iˌmun/ verb [I always + adv/prep] They are honeymooning in Jamaica. honeymooners    /ˈhʌn·iˌmu·nərz/ plural noun This resort is popular with honeymooners.
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