get married


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ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Verb1.get married - take in marriageget married - take in marriage      
unite, unify - act in concert or unite in a common purpose or belief
inmarry - marry within one's own tribe or group; "The inhabitants of this isolated village tend to inmarry"
mismarry - marry an unsuitable partner
marry, splice, wed, tie - perform a marriage ceremony; "The minister married us on Saturday"; "We were wed the following week"; "The couple got spliced on Hawaii"
wive - marry a woman, take a wife
wive - take (someone) as a wife
intermarry - marry within the same ethnic, social, or family group
remarry - marry, not for the first time; "After her divorce, she remarried her high school sweetheart"
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Undoubtedly the nicest way to get married is on the sly, and indeed it is at present becoming quite fashionable.
Indeed, if I were ever to get married, I am at a loss to know which way I should choose,--George Muncaster's way or the old merry fashion, with the rice and the old shoes and the orange-blossom.
He told me to tell you he'd be quite willing to wait till you got through college, if you insisted, though he'd RATHER get married this spring before the planting begins.
I like you very well, though you are slow and a muddler; but I want you to understand, once and for all, that I did not come to the Solomons to get married.
But plenty of girls get married who aren't a bit pretty," comforted Cecily.
Only that we can get married this afternoon if you'll say the word.
Now I have to keep explaining to them that the reason we don't get married is that we can't afford to.
It was only when he declared his purpose to get married that I fully understood how, for a hun- dred futile and inappreciable reasons, how--shall I say odious?
I've been thinking it was about time for you to run away home and get married to some silly girl.
There was Madeline, who bought her own horse and rode enthusiastically for several months, only to get married and go away to live in Southern California.
One of them things that young men do when they get married,' returned Squeers; 'and as runs through with their money like nothing at all
Levin had meant to tell his brother of his determination to get married, and to ask his advice; he had indeed firmly resolved to do so.