Definitions of wedlock

  1. To marry; to unite in marriage; to wed. Webster Dictionary DB
  2. A wife; a married woman. Webster Dictionary DB
  3. the state of being a married couple voluntarily joined for life (or until divorce); "a long and happy marriage"; "God bless this union" Wordnet Dictionary DB
  4. The state of being married; matrimony. The Winston Simplified Dictionary. By William Dodge Lewis, Edgar Arthur Singer. Published 1919.
  5. Married state. The Clarendon dictionary. By William Hand Browne, Samuel Stehman Haldeman. Published 1894.

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Usage examples for wedlock

  1. Of the rights of legitimate or illegitimate children, the English costermongers understand nothing, and account it a mere waste of money to go through the ceremony of wedlock when a pair can live together, and be quite as well regarded by their fellows without it. – Irish Race in the Past and the Present by Aug. J. Thebaud
  2. The person whom I married has one of those emotionless hearts with which it is impossible to give play to one's feelings; after a week of wedlock I found that she had not the slightest love for me, but that she desired to cut a figure in society, and to eclipse all other women. – Monsieur Cherami by Charles Paul de Kock