Definition of same-sex marriage in English:

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same-sex marriage


Marriage between partners of the same sex (as recognized in some jurisdictions).
Example sentences
  • Belgium became the second country to allow same-sex marriage, in 2003.
  • The 1990s brought a movement for legalizing same-sex marriages, but it initially enjoyed little success.
  • His comments were seized on by supporters and opponents of same-sex marriage.

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Syllabification: same-sex mar·riage

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