Definition of intermarry in English:

intermarry

Syllabification: in·ter·mar·ry
Pronunciation: /ˌintərˈmarē
 
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verb (intermarries, intermarrying, intermarried)

[no object]
  • 1(Of people belonging to different races, castes, or religions) become connected by marriage: over the centuries the Greeks intermarried with the natives
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    • His people intermarried with the Burmese and gradually adopted the Buddhist religion.
    • The Angles, Saxons, Danes, Frisians and other invaders intermarried with the existing Romano-British Celts, Romans, Jutes, Gauls, Greeks and Lombards.
    • Many of the Scots who were pioneering the west in the 1800s intermarried with the Lakota while working their way through the mid-west as fur trappers.
  • 1.1(Of close relations) marry each other.
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    • There may be regions where one predominates, but Iraqis intermarry and have relations across the country.
    • They have been intermarrying for generations, which usually involves stepbrothers and stepsisters marrying one another.
    • And all people groups can freely intermarry, resulting in a closer approximation to the genetic richness that would have characterized Noah's family.

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