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British English: /ˈmari/
American English: /ˈmɛri/

Translation of marry in French:


  • [archaic]

transitive verb

  • 1 [literal]
    (priest, registrar, parent)
    (bride, groom)
    se marier avec, épouser
    to get married
    se marier (to avec)
    they were married by his uncle
    c'est son oncle qui les a mariés
    they were married in 1989
    ils se sont mariés en 1989
    will you marry me?
    veux-tu m'épouser?
  • 2 [figurative]
    marier (ideas, styles, colours)
    to be married to one's job [humorous]
    ne vivre que pour son travail

intransitive verb

  • se marier
    to marry into a family
    entrer dans une famille par le mariage
    to marry for love/money
    faire un mariage d'amour/d'argent
    he's not the marrying kind
    il n'est pas du genre à se marier
    to marry into money
    épouser un homme/une femme riche
    to marry again
    se remarier
    to marry beneath oneself
    se mésallier

Phrasal verbs

marry off

marry off [somebody], marry [somebody] off
marier (to à, avec)
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