Definition of serial monogamy in English:

serial monogamy

Line breaks: ser¦ial mon|og¦amy

noun

[mass noun]
The practice of engaging in a succession of monogamous sexual relationships.
More example sentences
  • Ms. McGarvie goes even further, calling serial monogamy dangerous.
  • The decline in traditional morality has contributed to serial monogamy in a variety of ways.
  • To the contrary, they're most likely the result of serial monogamy within small social circles where HIV is already present.

Derivatives

serial monogamist

noun

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