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WordNet 3.0Copyright Princeton University


Short "hint"

Promised to marry or give in marriage.

Usage examples (42)
  • In that culture many years ago, it was customary to be betrothed by one's parents.
  • Adjective : She is betrothed to that young lieutenant
  • Noun : He introduced us to his betrothed
  • Verb (used with object) : The couple was betrothed with the approval of both families for more
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