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honeymoon

noun [C]  us   /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
verb [I always + adv/prep]  us   /ˈhʌn·iˌmun/
They are honeymooning in Jamaica.
honeymooners
plural noun  us   /ˈhʌn·iˌmu·nərz/
This resort is popular with honeymooners.
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