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divorcénoun [C]

uk   /dɪˌvɔːˈseɪː/ us   /dəˌvɔːrˈseɪː/

divorcenoun

uk   /dɪˈvɔːs/ us   /dɪˈvɔːrs/
  • divorce noun (PEOPLE)

B1 [C or U] an official or legal process to end a marriage: The last I heard they were getting a divorce. Divorce is on the increase. Ellie wants a divorce. What are the chances of a marriage ending in divorce?

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divorceverb

uk   /dɪˈvɔːs/ us   /dɪˈvɔːrs/
  • divorce verb (PEOPLE)

B2 [I or T] to end your marriage by an official or legal process: She's divorcing her husband.

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(Definition of divorcé from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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divorceverb [I/T]

us   /dɪˈvɔrs, -ˈvoʊrs/
to cause a marriage to a husband or wife to end by an official or legal process, or to have a marriage ended in this way: [T] Ford divorced his wife, Anne, in 1964, and married Cristina a year later. [T] They didn’t get divorced (= end their marriage legally) until 2007.
divorce
noun [C/U] us   /dɪˈvɔrs, -ˈvoʊrs/
[C] Both of them agreed to the divorce.

divorcénoun [C]

/dɪˌvɔrˈseɪ, -ˌvoʊr-, -ˈsi/
a man whose marriage officially ended while his wife was still alive
(Definition of divorce from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “divorcé”
in Korean 이혼…
in Arabic طَلاق…
in Malaysian penceraian…
in French divorce…
in Russian развод…
in Chinese (Traditional) 人們, 離婚…
in Italian divorzio…
in Turkish boşanma…
in Polish rozwód…
in Spanish divorcio…
in Vietnamese sự ly hôn…
in Portuguese divórcio…
in Thai การหย่าร้าง…
in German die Scheidung…
in Catalan divorci…
in Japanese 離婚…
in Chinese (Simplified) 人们, 离婚…
in Indonesian perceraian…
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