Translation of "marry" - English-Mandarin Chinese dictionary

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marryverb

uk /ˈmær.i/ us /ˈmer.i/

marry verb (TWO PEOPLE)

B1 [ I or T ] to become the legally accepted husband or wife of someone in an official or religious ceremony

娶;嫁;(和…)结婚
Men tend to marry later than women. 男性成婚往往晚于女性。
Paul married Lucy four years ago. 保罗4年前和露西结婚了。
They don't have any plans to marry at present. 他们目前没打算结婚。

[ T ] to perform the ceremony of marriage as a priest or official

(牧师或官员)为…证婚,为…主持婚礼
The royal couple were married by the Archbishop of Canterbury . 这对新人的婚礼是由坎特伯雷大主教主持的。

More examples

  • He's been single for so long now, I don't think he'll ever marry.
  • He told me that he's going to ask Ruth to marry him.
  • Greg and Jody met at college and married soon after they graduated.
  • He finally plucked up courage to ask her to marry him.
  • In many cultures, it is considered important for a woman to keep herself pure until she marries.

marry verb (COMBINE)

to combine two different qualities

(两种品质的)融合
a design which marries fun with function 融娱乐性、功能性为一体的设计

(Translation of “marry” from the Cambridge English-Chinese (Simplified) Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)