Meaning of “married” - Learner’s Dictionary


adjective us uk /ˈmærid/
Extra Examples
This law only applies to married people.He had the misfortune to fall in love with a married woman.She has a romanticized image of married life.Like most married couples, we've had our ups and downs.Most married couples celebrate their wedding anniversaries.

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
get married

A2 to begin a legal relationship with someone as their husband or wife:

We got married last year.

(Definition of “married” from the Cambridge Learner’s Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)