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).

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