marry

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UK:*UK and possibly other pronunciationsUK and possibly other pronunciations/ˈmæri/US:USA pronunciation: IPA and respellingUSA pronuncation: IPA/ˈmæri/ ,USA pronunciation: respelling(marē)


Inflections of 'marry' (v): (⇒ conjugate)
marries
v 3rd person singular
marrying
v pres pverb, present participle: -ing verb used descriptively or to form progressive verb--for example, "a singing bird," "It is singing."
married
v pastverb, past simple: Past tense--for example, "He saw the man." "She laughed."
married
v past pverb, past participle: Verb form used descriptively or to form verbs--for example, "the locked door," "The door has been locked."
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marry

Most examples are given in US English. We have labeled exceptions as UK.
v
  1. marry a [man, millionaire, cop, professor]
  2. married [the love of his life, her high-school sweetheart]
  3. (got) married in a [church, hall, marquee]
  4. were married by a [priest, rabbi, civil celebrant]
  5. married beneath [him, himself]
  6. marry in [Massachusetts, Denmark]
  7. marry into [a family, money, wealth]
  8. marry for [love, money, tax benefits, life]
  9. marry [again, a second time]
  10. marry and divorce
  11. [want, need] to marry
  12. can now legally marry
  13. [arranged, agreed] to marry
  14. that marries [business, style] and [pleasure, substance]
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