out of wedlock
phrasal with the natural parents not legally married to each other

New Collegiate Dictionary. 2001.

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  • out of wedlock — adverb 1. of biological parents not married to each other this child was born illegitimately • Syn: ↑illegitimately • Ant: ↑legitimately (for: ↑illegitimately) • Derived from ad …   Useful english dictionary

  • out of wedlock — adverb of parents not legally married Some children were born out of wedlock …   Wiktionary

  • out of wedlock — See: BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out of wedlock — See: BORN OUT OF WEDLOCK …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • out-of-wedlock — adj. Out of wedlock is used with these nouns: ↑birth, ↑pregnancy …   Collocations dictionary

  • out\ of\ wedlock — See: born out of wedlock …   Словарь американских идиом

  • out of wedlock — outside of marriage …   English contemporary dictionary

  • born out of wedlock — {adj. phr.} Born to parents who are not married to each other; without legal parents. * /Sometimes when a married couple can t have children, they adopt a child who was born out of wedlock./ * /Today we no longer make fun of children born out of… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • born out of wedlock — {adj. phr.} Born to parents who are not married to each other; without legal parents. * /Sometimes when a married couple can t have children, they adopt a child who was born out of wedlock./ * /Today we no longer make fun of children born out of… …   Dictionary of American idioms

  • born\ out\ of\ wedlock — adj. phr. Born to parents who are not married to each other; without legal parents. Sometimes when a married couple can t have children, they adopt a child who was born out of wedlock. Today we no longer make fun of children born out of wedlock …   Словарь американских идиом

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