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matrimony
used in Gone with the Wind

5 uses
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Definition
the state of being a married
  • With the tide of hysterical gaiety and excitement flooding the city, they rushed into matrimony.
    3.18 (35% in)
  • Unhampered by matrimony or widowhood, they made vast inroads on the convalescents, and even the least attractive girls, Scarlett observed gloomily, had no difficulty in getting engaged.
    2.8 (97% in)
  • He must think her a fool if he offered her a proposition like that, instead of the proposal of matrimony she had been expecting.
    3.19 (93% in)
  • It isn't possible that you were so misguided as to think I would propose matrimony?
    4.34 (65% in)
  • I'm not urging instant matrimony because of your reputation.
    4.47 (50% in)

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