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born in (or out of) wedlock

Definition of born in or out of wedlock in English:

Born of married (or unmarried) parents.
Example sentences
  • For example, there was the case of one child born out of wedlock, whose parents had subsequently married.
  • He's a lot older than us because he was born out of wedlock, while my parents were still in high school.
  • Usually, if a child is born out of wedlock, the parents will marry to take care of the child.
See parent entry: wedlock
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