Definition of mixed marriage in English:

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mixed marriage

Pronunciation: /ˈˌmiks(t) ˈmerij/


A marriage between people of different races or religions.
Example sentences
  • Do mixed marriages differ in specific domains of relationship satisfaction from marriages in which both partners belong to the same ethnic group?
  • I did not say that the proportion of Catholics currently in religious mixed marriages has not increased.
  • In the absence of directly comparing mixed and monoethnic marriages, it is difficult to determine if couples in mixed marriages actually experience higher levels of distress.

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Syllabification: mixed mar·riage

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