Student Thesaurus

One entry found for marriage.
Entry Word: marriage
Function: noun
Text: 1 a union representing a special kind of social and legal partnership between two people <some religions consider marriage a sacrament>
Synonyms match, matrimony, wedlock
Related Words bigamy, monogamy, polygamy; intermarriage, miscegenation, remarriage; attachment, commitment, relationship; betrothal, engagement, espousal, hand, pledge, promise, proposal, troth
Near Antonyms annulment, divorce, separation
2 a ceremony in which two people are united in matrimony <we've been invited to a marriage next month> -- see WEDDING