Meaning of “matrimony” in the English Dictionary

"matrimony" in British English

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matrimonynoun [ U ]

uk /ˈmæt.rɪ.mə.ni/ us /ˈmæt.rə.moʊ.ni/ formal

the state of being married

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

"matrimony" in American English

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matrimonynoun [ U ]

us /ˈmæ·trəˌmoʊ·ni/ fml

the state of being married:

the bonds of matrimony
matrimonial
adjective [ not gradable ] us /ˌmæ·trəˈmoʊ·ni·əl/

matrimonial advice

(Definition of “matrimony” from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)