- 1A vacation spent together by a newly married couple: romantic hand-holding breakfasts together on their honeymoonMore example sentences
- A couple on their honeymoon are driving through a remote part of America in a mini-bus.
- The reception was held at the Castlecourt Hotel, Westport and afterwards the happy couple left on their honeymoon.
- He and his 28-year-old wife were on their honeymoon, having got married just three days earlier.
- 1.1 [often as modifier] An initial period of enthusiasm or goodwill, typically at the start of a new job: the new president’s honeymoon periodMore example sentences
- After all, a new president enjoys a honeymoon period of three months at most.
- But those first few days turned out to be the honeymoon period.
- Even when he was enjoying a honeymoon period in the job in the early months of the season, O'Leary was sensitive about his image and that of his players.
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- Spend a honeymoon: they are honeymooning in the south of FranceMore example sentences
- The newlyweds will spend two weeks honeymooning in California.
- More than 300 guests attended the reception in Knockranny House Hotel and the new Mr. and Mrs. Holmes are currently honeymooning at an undisclosed location.
- After honeymooning in Aruba, they will live in Decatur.
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- Long known as a paradise for surfers, beach-goers and honeymooners, Bali is fast becoming a haven for couples wishing to take that great leap forward into shared commitment.
- It is ideal for adventure travelers, honeymooners, and weary business travelers in search of a different type of holiday.
- The long guest list includes honeymooners Richard and Pat Nixon.
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