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Definitions of marital

  1. Of or pertaining to a husband; as, marital rights, duties, authority. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. Of or pertaining to marriage; derived from marriage; connubial; nuptial; hymeneal; as, matrimonial rights or duties. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. Of or pertaining to marriage. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  4. Pertaining to a husband. Nuttall's Standard dictionary of the English language. By Nuttall, P.Austin. Published 1914.
  5. Pertaining to a husband or to marriage. The Concise Standard Dictionary of the English Language. By James Champlin Fernald. Published 1919.
  6. Pert. to a husband. Etymological and pronouncing dictionary of the English language. By Stormonth, James, Phelp, P. H. Published 1874.

Usage examples for marital

  1. There are certain limits to a wife's marital responsibilities. – Colorado Jim by George Goodchild
  2. Fine attended to her various occupations as in the past; Antoine, seized with a sort of marital self- pride which astonished even himself, plaited in one week more baskets than he had ever before done in a month. – The Fortune of the Rougons by Emile Zola