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betrothed
used in In Cold Blood

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Definition
promised to marry; or the person who has promised to marry
  • And so, since a sunrise hour on a chilly Mexico City morning in early December, Perry had been prowling about the unheated hotel room assembling and packing his possessions-stealthily, lest he waken the two sleeping shapes lying on one of the room's twin beds: Dick, and the younger of his betrotheds, Inez.
    2 — Persons Unknown (60% in)

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