Definition of “marital status” - English Dictionary

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“marital status” in British English

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marital statusnoun [ U ]

uk /ˌmær.ɪ.təl ˈsteɪ.təs/ us /ˌmær.ɪ.t̬əl ˈsteɪ.t̬əs/

the fact of someone being married or not:

Could I ask you about your marital status?

(Definition of “marital status” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

“marital status” in Business English

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marital statusnoun [ U ]

uk us

the state of being either married or not married:

Your change in marital status should have no effect on your career.

(Definition of “marital status” from the Cambridge Business English Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)