Definition of arranged marriage in English:

arranged marriage

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noun

A marriage planned and agreed by the families or guardians of the couple concerned.
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  • We shared our views on the merits of Eastern arranged marriages versus love marriages in the West.
  • It was indeed mentally invigorating to enter into a debate on arranged marriages versus love marriages.
  • Her family apparently informed her they had agreed to the arranged marriage and that lobola of seven cattle had already been paid.

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