Definition of “marry in haste, repent at leisure” - English Dictionary

british dictionary

“marry in haste, repent at leisure” in British English

See all translations

marry in haste, repent at leisure

saying

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)