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English definition of “marry sb off”

marry sb off

phrasal verb with marry     /ˈmær.i/ US  /ˈmer-/ verb
to make certain that someone, especially a female member of your family , gets married , or that she marries the person you have chosen : She was married off to the local doctor by the age of 16.Relating to weddings
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