WordReference Random House Learner's Dictionary of American English © 2020 be•troth•al /bɪˈtroʊðəl, -ˈtrɔθəl/USA pronunciation
n. [countable]WordReference Random House Unabridged Dictionary of American English © 2020
- the act or state of being engaged to be married:The mayor had not announced a betrothal in that village for some time.
(bi trō′ᵺəl, -trô′thəl),USA pronunciation n.
- the act or state of being betrothed;
Collins Concise English Dictionary © HarperCollins Publishers::
betrothal /bɪˈtrəʊðəl/ n
- engagement to be married
- a mutual promise to marry
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