As a result of a marriage: a distant cousin by marriage
More example sentences
- Olga was 16 in early 1914 when she met Mikhail Chekhov, her first cousin by marriage.
- Remember, it is forbidden to fall out with your family, whether they are blood relations or relatives by marriage, distant relatives or whatever.
- They were distant relatives, uncles and aunts by marriage, cousins-in-law, and more cousins second and third removed.
Definition of by marriage in:
- The British & World English dictionary