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Definitionpromised to marry; or the person who has promised to marry
- "On the happy occasion of the announcement of your betrothal," he finished, bending over her hand.2.9 (58% in)
- After the complete moral collapse which had sent her to Atlanta and to Rhett, the appropriation of her sister's betrothed seemed a minor affair and one not to be bothered with at this time.4.35 (30% in)
- Mrs. Merriwether, who never let her curiosity go long unsatisfied if she could help it, asked him point-blank just what he meant by marrying one sister when he was betrothed to the other.4.36 (11% in)
There are no more uses of "betrothed" in Gone with the Wind.
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