Definition of antenuptial in English:


Line breaks: ante|nup¦tial
Pronunciation: /antɪˈnʌpʃ(ə)l


chiefly British
Another term for prenuptial.
More example sentences
  • These quite common examples are not the only instances where antenuptial agreements are involved.
  • In the absence of an antenuptial contract, persons are deemed to be married in community of property.
  • Normally, an antenuptial agreement will deal with all of the property and rights to property of both parties.


early 19th century: from late Latin antenuptialis (see ante-, nuptial).