polygamist


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po·lyg·a·mist

 (pə-lĭg′ə-mĭst)
n.
One who practices polygamy.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.polygamist - someone who is married to two or more people at the same time
polyandrist - a woman with two or more husbands
polygynist - a man with two or more wives
better half, married person, partner, spouse, mate - a person's partner in marriage
Translations

polygamist

[pɒˈlɪgəmɪst] Npolígamo m

polygamist

nPolygamist(in) m(f)
References in classic literature ?
Ra Vatu was coming into the church, not merely as a converted heathen, but as a converted polygamist as well.
He was not by nature a polygamist, and he was appalled at the possibilities of the situation.
There were many women, which was easily accounted for by the "peculiar institution" of the Mormons; but it must not be supposed that all the Mormons are polygamists.
A Mormon polygamist leader in Utah has been sentenced to nearly five years in prison after pleading guilty to conspiracy to commit fraud against the Supplemental Nutrition Assistance Program, in what federal authorities have called the nation's biggest case of food stamp fraud.
The fact remains that man is by nature a polygamist.
Play the field Yes, you can be a polygamist when it comes to choosing a vendor.
Growing up, a lot of my friends were also polygamist, so I didn't really have to [come out as polygamist]," she says.
The book cites three themes: the foundations of Mormonism in Mexico in the Anglo polygamist north; the mission field experience of Mormonism in central Mexico and the mostly mestizo/indigenous conflict with Anglo-Mormon missionaries and LDS Church officials; the borderlands experience of Mormons.
He's looking into the enivronment by diving into sewage and finding out what life on Mars would be like, not to mention sampling life as a polygamist.
Polygamist families in America live as outlaws on the margins of society.
LIFE) Cult leader Warren Jeffs rises to power in the polygamist Mormon sect once headed by his late father, but some of his wives fight back to bring him to justice.
THE secluded Texas ranch where followers of imprisoned polygamist Warren Jeffs lived in near isolation has been seized by state agents, nearly six years after the FBI raided the property and removed hundreds of children amid child sex allegations.