Definition of antenuptial in English:

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Pronunciation: /antɪˈnʌpʃ(ə)l/


chiefly British
Another term for prenuptial.
Example sentences
  • These quite common examples are not the only instances where antenuptial agreements are involved.
  • In the absence of an antenuptial contract, persons are deemed to be married in community of property.
  • Normally, an antenuptial agreement will deal with all of the property and rights to property of both parties.


Early 19th century: from late Latin antenuptialis (see ante-, nuptial).

Words that rhyme with antenuptial


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