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Meaning of “not be the marrying kind” in the English Dictionary

"not be the marrying kind" in British English

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not be the marrying kind

humorous If a man is not the ​marryingkind, he does not ​want to be ​married. People sometimes use this phrase to ​mean that the man is ​gay.
(Definition of not be the marrying kind from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “not be the marrying kind”
in Chinese (Simplified) 不是想结婚的那种人(有时用以指同性恋男子)…
in Chinese (Traditional) 不是想結婚的那種人(有時用以指同性戀男子)…
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