What does marital mean?

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ˈmær ɪ tlmar·i·tal

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. marital, matrimonial, marriedadjective

    of or relating to the state of marriage

    "marital status"; "marital fidelity"; "married bliss"


  1. Maritaladjective

    Of or pertaining to marriage; matrimonial.

    Etymology: [F., fr. L. maritalis, fr. maritus belonging to marriage, n., a husband. See Marry, v.]


  1. maritaladjective

    Pertaining to marriage.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Marital

    of or pertaining to a husband; as, marital rights, duties, authority

    Etymology: [F., fr. L. maritalis, fr. maritus belonging to marriage, n., a husband. See Marry, v.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Marital

    mar′i-tal, adj. pertaining to a husband: of the nature of a marriage.—n. Maritā′gium, in the feudal system, the right of the lord of the fee to dispose of the heiress, later also of the male heir, in marriage. [Fr.,—L. maritalismaritus, a husband—mas, maris, a male.]

Anagrams for marital »

  1. martial, Martial

  2. Martial

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of marital in Chaldean Numerology is: 7

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of marital in Pythagorean Numerology is: 2

Examples of marital in a Sentence

  1. Ratna Mahapatra:

    It is perceived that the husband has full right to be physical, in whichever way he feels like, and the wife has agreed to marry knowing fully well that she has to give in to the demands of her husband, however, it would be wrong to assume that there is marital rape in all marriages.

  2. Amit Ray:

    The ethical AI systems must learn not discriminate and not to manipulate any one based on race, color, religion, gender, age, national origin, marital status, genetic or medical information. Must understand its own misuse or misconduct limits and the recertification mechanisms.

  3. Anuj Somany:

    A couple should never ever involve outsiders to resolve their marital problem and especially wife's mother called Mama in English and husband's maternal uncle called Mama in Hindi else both will ruin their married life.

  4. Janice Kiecolt-Glaser:

    There have been animal studies that show that stress can lead to leaky gut in mice, and studies with clinical depression that have shown the same, but this shows that chronic marital stress can lead to greater gut leakiness, and that leakiness is very much associated with inflammation.

  5. Anuj Somany:

    As the position of the letter 'i' changes in the MARiTAL, it becomes MARTiAL.

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