spousal(redirected from spousals)
1. Of or relating to marriage; nuptial.
2. Of or relating to a spouse.
n. often spousals
[From Middle English spousaille, marriage, from Old French espousaille, from Latin spōnsālia, betrothal, from neuter pl. of spōnsālis, of marriage, from spōnsus, past participle of spondēre, to pledge; see spouse.]
(Ecclesiastical Terms) (often plural)
a. the marriage ceremony
b. a wedding
(Ecclesiastical Terms) of or relating to marriage
1. nuptial; matrimonial.n.
2. Often, spousals. nuptial.
|Adj.||1.||spousal - of or relating to a wedding; "bridal procession"; "nuptial day"; "spousal rites"; "wedding cake"; "marriage vows"|
|2.||spousal - relating to a spouse; "a fitting symbol of spousal love"|
adj (esp US) → ehelich