maritally
adverb see marital

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • maritally — marital ► ADJECTIVE ▪ relating to marriage or the relations between husband and wife. DERIVATIVES maritally adverb. USAGE Do not confuse marital, which means ‘relating to marriage’ with martial ‘of war’. ORIGIN from Latin maritus husband …   English terms dictionary

  • maritally — See marital. * * * …   Universalium

  • maritally — adverb a) In a marital manner b) Concerning marriage or a husband …   Wiktionary

  • maritally — mærɪtlɪ adv. in a manner relating to marriage, through matrimony, conjugally, connubially …   English contemporary dictionary

  • maritally — mar·i·tal·ly …   English syllables

  • maritally — adv in/by marriage OLD in/by wedlock FORMAL matrimonially, conjugally, nuptially, connubially * * * adverb see marital I * * * marˈitally (or /mə rīˈ/) adverb • • • …   Useful english dictionary

  • marital — maritally, adv. /mar i tl/ 1. of or pertaining to marriage; conjugal; matrimonial: marital vows; marital discord. 2. Archaic. of or pertaining to a husband. [1595 1605; < L maritalis of married people, deriv. of maritus of marriage. See MARRY1,… …   Universalium

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  • marital — adjective Etymology: Latin maritalis, from maritus married Date: 1603 1. of or relating to marriage or the married state < marital vows > 2. of or relating to a husband and his role in marriage • maritally adverb …   New Collegiate Dictionary

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