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"
References in classic literature ?
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.
I will not allow people's stories and their past experiences determine whether I will get married or not.
On Instagram, showbiz columnist and talent manager Lolit Solis claimed that Cruz and Adarna were preparing to get married in Cebu this February.
Rihanna has always wanted to get married in [her native Barbados].
They have to sign a document accepting responsibility before a certificate is issued so they can get married.
According to The Guardian, the Scot was responding to a question from a fellow tweeter asking him when he was going to get married to his long-time girlfriend Kim Sears.
Basma Abuznada, a young Saudi who is a medical intern, says she is planning to go abroad to continue her medical studies rather than stay in the Kingdom and potentially get married at an early age.