divorcedadjectiveuk /dɪˈvɔːst/ us /-ˈvɔːrst/
divorced adjective (PEOPLE)
- His second marriage was annulled because he never divorced his first wife.
- Please state whether you are single, cohabiting, married, separated, divorced or widowed.
- There is no longer any stigma to being divorced.
- King Edward VIII abdicated so that he could marry Mrs Simpson, a divorced woman.
- They got divorced in 1992 after a tempestuous marriage.
divorced adjective (SUBJECTS)