betroth Meaning in the Cambridge English Dictionary

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betrothverb [T]

uk   /bɪˈtrəʊð/  us   /-ˈtroʊð/ old use
to ​cause someone to ​promiseformally to ​marry someone: She was betrothed to her ​cousin at an early ​age.
noun [C] uk   /bɪˈtrəʊ.ðəl/  us   /-ˈtroʊ-/
The ​playrevolves round the betrothal of a ​duke to a doctor's ​daughter.
(Definition of betroth from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “betroth”
in Spanish prometer en matrimonio (a)…
in Vietnamese hứa hôn…
in Malaysian bertunang…
in Thai หมั้น…
in French fiancer (à, avec)…
in German verloben…
in Chinese (Simplified) 使(男女双方)订婚…
in Indonesian bertunangan…
in Chinese (Traditional) 使(男女雙方)訂婚…
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