Definition of Marriage proposal

1. Noun. An offer of marriage.

Exact synonyms: Marriage Offer, Proposal, Proposal Of Marriage
Specialized synonyms: Question
Generic synonyms: Offer, Offering
Derivative terms: Propose



Lexicographical Neighbors of Marriage Proposal

marriage ceremony
marriage certificate
marriage certificates
marriage contract
marriage counseling
marriage counsellor
marriage finger
marriage guidance
marriage licence
marriage license
marriage lite
marriage mart
marriage of convenience
marriage offer
marriage proposal (current term)
marriage settlement
marriage therapy
marriageability
marriageable
marriageableness
marriageables
marriageably
marriageless
marriagelike
marriages
marriages of convenience
marrie
married
married couple

Literary usage of Marriage proposal

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Daniel Defoe: His Life and Recently Discovered Writings: Extending from 1716 by Lee, William, Daniel Defoe (1869)
"marriage proposal to the Old Maid, and her Reply. Kensington, Nov. 2. AJ, Nov. 14.—Friend AFP, Yours of Saturday last, I read, and do much commiserate the ..."

2. Lancaster and York: A Century of English History (A.D. 1399-1485) by James Henry Ramsay (1892)
"A marriage proposal for Henry VI. Vicissitudes of the war in Gas- cony. Severe winter. HENRY VI. a confederate, had suggested that he ..."

3. Lancaster and York: A Century of English History (A.D. 1399-1485) by James Henry Ramsay (1892)
"A marriage proposal for Henry VI. Vicissitudes of the war in Gas- cony. Severe winter. a confederate, had suggested that he might offer the hand of one of ..."

4. Memoires of the Comtesse de Boigne edited by Charles Nicoullaud (1908)
"... de Rigny—Resignation of M. de Chateaubriand—marriage proposal for the Princesse Louise d'Orle"ans—Illness of the ..."

5. Memoires of the Comtesse de Boigne by Charles Nicoullaud (1908)
"... Ministry—General outcry against the Polignac Ministry—Refusal of Admiral de Rigny—Resignation of M. de Chateaubriand—marriage proposal for the Princesse ..."

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