Definitions for open marriage

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

o′pen mar′riage(n.)

  1. a marriage in which the partners are free to have sexual relationships with other persons.

    Category: Sociology

Origin of open marriage:

1970–75

Princeton's WordNet

  1. open marriage(noun)

    a marriage in which each partner is free to enter into extraneous sexual relationships without guilt or jealousy from the other

Wiktionary

  1. open marriage(Noun)

    A marital relationship in which each partner agrees that the other partner may have sexual relations with other people as he or she sees fit.

Freebase

  1. Open marriage

    Open marriage typically refers to a marriage in which the partners agree that each may engage in extramarital sexual relationships, without this being regarded as infidelity. There are many different styles of open marriage, each with the partners having varying levels of input on their spouse's activities.

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