Meaning of “marry in haste, repent at leisure” in the English Dictionary

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"marry in haste, repent at leisure" in British English

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marry in haste, repent at leisure


This means that if you marry someone without knowing him or her very well, you will later feel sorry that you got married.

(Definition of “marry in haste, repent at leisure” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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