unwedded


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Adj.1.unwedded - of someone who has not been marriedunwedded - of someone who has not been married; "unwed mother"
unmarried, single - not married or related to the unmarried state; "unmarried men and women"; "unmarried life"; "sex and the single girl"; "single parenthood"; "are you married or single?"
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unwedded

[ʌnˈwedɪd] ADJ to live in unwedded blissvivir felizmente sin estar legítimamente casado(s)
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Well, one result is to deprive the daughter of a dowry, and so leave her among the unwedded. For the same reason, the parents will have to sell the younger son into bondage or the ranks of the army, in order that he may earn more towards the family capital.
As Indian Moors obey their Spanish lords, So shall the spirits of every element Be always serviceable to us three; Like lions shall they guard us when we please; Like Almain rutters with their horsemen's staves, Or Lapland giants, trotting by our sides; Sometimes like women, or unwedded maids, Shadowing more beauty in their airy brows Than have the white breasts of the queen of love: From Venice shall they drag huge argosies, And from America the golden fleece That yearly stuffs old Philip's treasury; If learned Faustus will be resolute.
Our souls are like those orphans whose unwedded mothers die in bearing them: the secret of our paternity lies in their grave, and we must there to learn it.
The second company was led by noble Eudorus, son to an unwedded woman.
After twenty years of "unwedded bliss," Jason trades Javi in for a younger model, Eric, and the novel chronicles Javi's downfall from the heights of social and economic privilege to unskilled unemployment and life in his parents' basement.
Going by the results of the local government polls in the Tamil areas, the TNA, which is the unwedded consort of the UNP since the Rajapaksa days in national politics commenced, has begun losing voter-support more than was possible.
Police discovered that the couple's unwedded affair resulted in the birth of an illegitimate baby girl and they used false marriage papers that they submitted to the hospital where the Uzbek woman delivered in September 2017.
The Chinese government has a term for an unwedded woman over the age of twenty-eight: a 'leftover'.
Many girls are unwedded yet, because of financial problems.
Unwedded mothers are not thrown out of the house and humiliated but were accepted by their families and friends like in Kya Kehna (2000), Salam Namaste (2005), Paa (2009), etc.
In Wertenbaker's translation, Elektra appeals to her sister's frustration at being denied "the pleasures of the marriage bed." We may feel that this is an appealing line, but as translation it does not quite accord with the Greek, where their "unwedded" or "unbedded" (<i>alektra</i>) state, "without a wedding song" (<i>anumenaia</i>), deprives them of the institutional legitimacy that marriage would give for producing sons--sons who could act for them.
Heim reveals how completely unwedded in principle Judge Frank was to (i) jury trials, (ii) summary/expedited disposals in copyright cases, and sadly enough, (iii) the fundamental analytical basis of copyright law.