extramarital


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ex·tra·mar·i·tal

 (ĕk′strə-măr′ĭ-tl)
adj.
1. Being in violation of marriage vows; adulterous: an extramarital affair.
2. Having to do with a person other than one's spouse: an extramarital friendship.

extramarital

(ˌɛkstrəˈmærɪtəl)
adj
(esp of sexual relations) occurring outside marriage

ex•tra•mar•i•tal

(ˌɛk strəˈmær ɪ tl)

adj.
pertaining to sexual relations with someone other than one's spouse: extramarital affairs.
[1925–30]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Adj.1.extramarital - characterized by adulteryextramarital - characterized by adultery; "an adulterous relationship"; "extramarital affairs"; "the extracurricular activities of a philandering husband"
illicit - contrary to accepted morality (especially sexual morality) or convention; "an illicit association with his secretary"
Translations
mimomanželský
extraconjugalextramarital

extramarital

[ˌekstreˈmærɪtəl] ADJ [affair, sex] → extramarital, fuera del matrimonio

extramarital

extramarital

[ˈɛkstrəˈmærɪtl] adjextraconiugale
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