betrothed

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be·trothed

 (bĭ-trōthd′, -trôtht′)
adj.
Engaged to be married.
n.
A person to whom one is engaged to be married.

betrothed

(bɪˈtrəʊðd)
adj
engaged to be married: he was betrothed to her.
n
the person to whom one is engaged; fiancé or fiancée

be•trothed

(bɪˈtroʊðd, -ˈtrɔθt)

adj.
1. engaged to be married.
n.
2. the person to whom one is betrothed.
[1530–40]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.betrothed - the person to whom you are engagedbetrothed - the person to whom you are engaged  
lover - a person who loves someone or is loved by someone
fiance, groom-to-be - a man who is engaged to be married
bride-to-be, fiancee - a woman who is engaged to be married
Adj.1.betrothed - pledged to be marriedbetrothed - pledged to be married; "the engaged couple"
committed, attached - associated in an exclusive sexual relationship

betrothed

adjective (Old-fashioned)
1. engaged, promised, pledged, plighted, affianced She was betrothed to his brother.
noun
1. fiancé or fiancée, intended, prospective spouse, wife- or husband-to-be, future wife or husband She is here without her betrothed.

betrothed

adjective
Pledged to marry:
noun
A person to whom one is engaged to be married:
Informal: intended.
Translations
مَخْطوب، مَخْطوبَه
snoubenecsnoubenka
forlovede
jegyes
hin trúlofaîi/trúlofaîa
snúbenica
nişanlanmışnişanlı

betrothed

[bɪˈtrəʊðd] (liter, hum)
A. ADJprometido
B. N INVprometido/a m/f

betrothed

[bɪˈtrəʊðd]
adj (old-fashioned) (= engaged) → fiancé(e)
n (old-fashioned)fiancé(e) m/f

betrothed

n (obs, liter, hum)Anverlobte(r) mf (obs)

betrothed

[bɪˈtrəʊðd] (liter)
1. adjpromesso/a
the betrothed couple → i promessi sposi
2. nsposo/a promesso/a

betroth

(biˈtrəuð) , ((American) biˈtrəuθ) verb
to promise in marriage. She was betrothed to her husband at the age of twenty.
beˈtrothal noun
beˈtrothed noun
the person to whom one is betrothed. May I introduce you to my betrothed?