Definitions of marry

  1.   To dispose of in wedlock; to give away as wife.
  2.   To take for husband or wife: to unite in matrimony.
  3.   Indeed.
  4.   Marrying.
  5.   Figuratively, to unite in the closest and most endearing relation.
  6.   To unite as husband and wife; to dispose of in wedlock; to bring together in close union; wed.
  7.   take in marriage
  8.   To enter into the state of wedlock.
  9.   Married.
  10.   Term of asseveration, from the Virgin Mary; by Mary; indeed; forsooth.
  11.   Indeed ! in truth ! - a term of asseveration said to have been derived from the practice of swearing by the Virgin Mary.
  12.   To unite a man and woman as husband and wife; to give or dispose of in marriage; to enter into wedlock; among seamen, to splice ropes, that is, to interweave one end of a rope into that of another.
  13.   To unite in wedlock or matrimony; to perform the ceremony of joining, as a man and a woman, for life; to constitute ( a man and a woman) husband and wife according to the laws or customs of the place.
  14.   To enter into wedlock.
  15.   To take for husband or wife. See the Note below.
  16.   To enter into the conjugal or connubial state; to take a husband or a wife.
  17.   To take as a husband or wife; unite in matrimony.
  18.   To enter into the married state: to take a husband or a wife:- pr. p. marrying; pa. t. and pa. p. married.
  19.   To join according to law, ( a man) to a woman as his wife, or ( a woman) to a man as her husband. See the Note to def. 4.
  20.   perform a marriage ceremony; " The minister married us on Saturday"; " We were wed the following week"; " The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
  21.   An exclamation of surprise or affirmation.
  22.   To unite in wedlock; espouse; wed.
  23.   To join, as husband and wife; to take for husband or wife; to wed.
  24.   To enter into the married state.

Quotes of marry

  1. To marry unequally is to suffer equally. – Henri Frederic Amiel
  2. I wanted to marry a girl just like my mom. – Michael Bergin
  3. My mother, brave woman, lost her whole family when she decided to marry a black man in the '60s. When the marriage fell apart, she had to come back to her family. – Lisa Bonet
  4. I'd marry again if I found a man who had fifteen million dollars, would sign over half to me, and guarantee that he'd be dead within a year. – Bette Davis
  5. Whatever you may look like, marry a man your own age- as your beauty fades, so will his eyesight. – Phyllis Diller
  6. On her son Rene: Oh my God, when he's 20 years old what's going to happen to me? I'm gonna marry him. – Celine Dion
  7. If you want your writing to be taken seriously, don't marry and have kids, and above all, don't die. But if you have to die, commit suicide. They approve of that. – Ursula K. Le Guin
  8. If priests were allowed to marry if this would be an optional thing, and if he could have wife and children, he would certainly have less temptation to satisfy certain sexual impulses with minors. – Hans Kung
  9. Harpo, she's a lovely person. She deserves a good husband. Marry her before she finds one. – Harpo Marx
  10. The White House looked into a plan that would allow illegal immigrants to stay in the United States. The plan called for a million Mexicans to marry a million of our ugliest citizens. – Dennis Miller
  11. To marry a fool is to be no fool. – Moliere
  12. Marry first, and love will come after is a shocking assertion; since a thousand things may happen to make the state but barely tolerable, when it is entered into with mutual affection. – Samuel Richardson
  13. I am going to marry Fantasia. She just doesn't know it yet. – Michael Scott
  14. You have no idea of the people I didn't marry – Artie Shaw
  15. No time to marry no time to settle down; I'm a young woman, and I ain't done runnin' around. – Bessie Smith

Usage examples for marry

  1. Not because I did not marry but because I did. ” – Star-Dust A Story of an American Girl by Fannie Hurst
  2. You ought, he added shyly, to marry the best man in the world, and I hope you will. ” – Hildegarde's Home by Laura E. Richards
  3. Then you will marry me? ” – A Mere Accident by George Moore
  4. You mean, of course, that I must marry you. ” – The Inner Shrine by Basil King
  5. “ Peut etre he marry her, but I think not. ” – The Complete PG Edition of The Works of Winston Churchill by Winston Churchill
  6. Knew that you would marry me! ” – The Way of Ambition by Robert Hichens
  7. But just understand this, I am not going to marry that woman if I can help it. ” – The Yellow God An Idol of Africa by H. Rider Haggard
  8. But, my dear, you are going to marry me. ” – Master Tales of Mystery, Volume 3 by Collected and Arranged by Francis J. Reynolds
  9. Well enough to marry me? ” – The Girl From Keller's Sadie's Conquest by Harold Bindloss
  10. “ " We must not marry if we could. ” – Not Pretty, But Precious by John Hay, et al.
  11. “ I am not going to marry – A Sweet Girl Graduate by Mrs. L.T. Meade
  12. Take away her money, and will you marry her? ” – The Castle Inn by Stanley John Weyman
  13. If she did not marry him now, how long would he be gone? ” – McAllister and His Double by Arthur Train
  14. “ " Oh, I suppose so," said Nick, " when I marry – The Way of an Eagle by Ethel M. Dell
  15. Why he didn't marry I couldn't make out. ” – Bonnie Prince Charlie A Tale of Fontenoy and Culloden by G. A. Henty
  16. When do you marry Master Wildrake? ” – The Love-Chase by James Sheridan Knowles
  17. If we ever get out of this you'll marry me, won't you? ” – Oswald Bastable and Others by Edith Nesbit
  18. It could not be because she was to marry Malcolm Dunn. ” – Cap'n Warren's Wards by Joseph C. Lincoln
  19. You wouldn't marry her- then let her alone. ” – The Power and the Glory by Grace MacGowan Cooke
  20. Will she marry you to me? ” – An Anthology of Jugoslav Poetry; Serbian Lyrics by Various

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