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nuptial
American English: /ˈnəp(t)ʃəl/
British English: /ˈnʌpʃ(ə)l/

Translation of nuptial in Spanish:

adjective

  • 1.1 [formal or hum]
    (ceremony)
    (mass)
    de esponsales [formal]
    Example sentences
    • As far as I know, nobody has ever been injured or killed during a gay wedding - though what happens after nuptial bliss subsides, who can say?
    • Interestingly, I have thought about where I would go for my honeymoon, and when that time of nuptial bliss comes along, I have always thought I would make it Jamaica.
    • Away from the mundane rituals, the couple preferred to plant tree saplings at the Pudupettai area in Salem city to mark their entry into the life of nuptial bliss.
    1.2 (Zoology)
    (dance/flight)
    Example sentences
    • The males develop nuptial coloration consisting of red-colored fins and eyes.
    • This specimen is an adult male in very high nuptial plumage, and is No.3002 of my register.
    • Scientists have found that, even in the animal kingdom, males hand out so-called nuptial gifts that seem to be worthless.

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