Definition of Married

1. Noun. A person who is married. "We invited several young marrieds"

Generic synonyms: Individual, Mortal, Person, Somebody, Someone, Soul
Derivative terms: Marry



2. Adjective. Joined in matrimony. "A married couple"
Similar to: Joined, United, Mated, Ringed, Wed, Wedded
Also: Mated
Antonyms: Unmarried

3. Adjective. Of or relating to the state of marriage. "Married bliss"
Exact synonyms: Marital, Matrimonial
Partainyms: Marriage, Marriage, Marriage
Derivative terms: Matrimony

Definition of Married

1. a. Being in the state of matrimony; wedded; as, a married man or woman.

Definition of Married

1. Adjective. In a state of marriage; having a wife or a husband. ¹

2. Adjective. (figuratively) Showing commitment or devotion normally reserved for a spouse: ''married to one's work.'' ¹

3. Verb. (past of marry) ¹

4. Noun. A married person. ¹

¹ Source: wiktionary.com

Definition of Married

1. one who has entered into marriage [n -S]

Lexicographical Neighbors of Married

marriage of convenience
marriage offer
marriage proposal
marriage settlement
marriage therapy
marriageability
marriageable
marriageableness
marriageables
marriageably
marriageless
marriagelike
marriages
marriages of convenience
marrie
married (current term)
married couple
married couples
married man
married person
married woman
marriedness
marrieds
marrier
marriers
marries
marrieth
marring
marrish
marrite

Literary usage of Married

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

1. A History of the Pioneer Families of Missouri: With Numerous Sketches by William Smith Bryan, Robert Rose (1876)
"Samuel married Selena Beatty, and settled in Callaway county in 1835. ELEY. ... He was married the second time to the widow Simms, who also died, ..."

2. History of North Bridgewater, Plymouth County, Massachusetts: From Its First by Bradford Kingman (1866)
"She then married William Keith. She died Nov. 22, 1855. ... LYSANDER (son of Lyman) married Louisa, daughter of Joseph II. Thayer, of Boston, June 29, 1858. ..."

3. History of the County of Schenectady, N.Y., from 1662 to 1886 by George Rogers Howell, John H. Munsell (1886)
"Andrew married Ann E., daughter of Abram Dorn, one of the first settlers of the town ... Giles was the youngest but one of six children, and married Rachel, ..."

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