Intermarriage

  • 1 Intermarriage — In ter*mar riage, n. Connection by marriage; reciprocal marriage; giving and taking in marriage, as between two families, tribes, races, castes, or nations. [1913 Webster] …

    The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • 2 Intermarriage — may refer to:*Interreligious marriage *Interracial marriage *Cultural exogamySee also:*Cultural assimilation …

    Wikipedia

  • 3 intermarriage — 1570s, from INTER (Cf. inter ) + MARRIAGE (Cf. marriage) …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 4 intermarriage — [in΄tər mar′ij] n. 1. marriage between persons of different clans, tribes, races, religions, castes, etc. 2. marriage between closely related persons …

    English World dictionary

  • 5 intermarriage — n. intermarriage between, with * * * [ˌɪntə mærɪdʒ] with intermarriage between …

    Combinatory dictionary

  • 6 intermarriage — [[t]ɪ̱ntə(r)mæ̱rɪʤ[/t]] intermarriages N UNCOUNT: also N in pl, oft N between pl n Intermarriage is marriage between people from different social, racial, or religious groups. There was a great deal of intermarriage between members of the old and …

    English dictionary

  • 7 intermarriage — noun (U) 1 marriage between members of different races, families, or social groups: intermarriage between black and white 2 marriage within your own family or within a small group of relatives: intermarriage between cousins …

    Longman dictionary of contemporary English

  • 8 intermarriage — noun Date: 1579 1. endogamy 2. marriage between members of different groups …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 9 intermarriage — /in teuhr mar ij, in teuhr mar ij/, n. 1. marriage between a man and woman of different races, religions, tribes, castes, or ethnic groups, as between a white and a black or between a Christian and a non Christian. 2. marriage between a man and… …

    Universalium

  • 10 intermarriage — noun a marriage between people belonging to different groups, ethnic, religious or otherwise …

    Wiktionary

  • 11 intermarriage — 1. Marriage of relatives. 2. Marriage of persons of different races or cultures. * * * in·ter·mar·riage .int ər mar ij n 1) marriage between members of different groups 2) marriage within a specific group: endogamy * * * in·ter·mar·riage… …

    Medical dictionary

  • 12 intermarriage — Synonyms and related words: a world without end bargain, alliance, bed, bond of matrimony, bridebed, cohabitation, conjugal bond, conjugal knot, coverture, holy matrimony, holy wedlock, husbandhood, ill assorted marriage, interracial marriage,… …

    Moby Thesaurus

  • 13 intermarriage — n. marriage between individuals from different races or cultures; marriage between closely related individuals …

    English contemporary dictionary

  • 14 intermarriage — noun 1》 marriage between people of different races, castes, or religions. 2》 marriage between close relations. Derivatives intermarry verb (intermarries, intermarrying, intermarried) …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 15 intermarriage — in·ter·marriage …

    English syllables

  • 16 intermarriage — in•ter•mar•riage [[t]ˌɪn tərˈmær ɪdʒ[/t]] n. 1) marriage between a man and woman of different groups, as races, religions, ethnic groups, or tribes 2) marriage between a man and woman within a specific group 3) marriage between close blood… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 17 intermarriage — See miscegenation …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 18 intermarriage — See miscegenation …

    Black's law dictionary

  • 19 intermarriage — The act of marrying. People v Bord, 243 NY 595, 596, 154 NE 620. intermarry. To enter into a marriage …

    Ballentine's law dictionary

  • 20 intermarriage — n. 1 marriage between people of different races, castes, families, etc. 2 (loosely) marriage between near relations …

    Useful english dictionary