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English definition of “serial monogamy”

serial monogamy

noun [U] uk   humorous us  
the fact or custom of having a number of sexual relationships one after another, but never more than one at a time
(Definition of serial monogamy from the Cambridge Advanced Learners Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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