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married

adjective
 
 
/ˈmærid/
A2 A married man or woman has a wife or husband: a married couple She's been married to David for nearly ten years. As far as I know, they're very happily married. →  Opposite unmarried Marriage, cohabitation and other relationships
get married A2 to begin a legal relationship with someone as their husband or wife: We got married last year.Marriage, cohabitation and other relationships
Translations of “married”
in Korean 결혼한…
in Arabic مُتَزَوِّج…
in Portuguese casado…
in Catalan casat…
in Japanese 結婚している…
in Italian sposato…
in Chinese (Traditional) 已婚的, 有配偶的…
in Russian женатый, замужняя…
in Turkish evli…
in Chinese (Simplified) 已婚的, 有配偶的…
in Polish żonaty, zamężna, małżeński…
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