Definition of cohabitation noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˌkəʊˌhæbɪˈteɪʃn//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌkoʊˌhæbɪˈteɪʃn//
[uncountable] cohabitation with somebody (formal)
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the state of living with another person and having a sexual relationship with them without being married There have been great changes in the patterns of marriage, divorce and cohabitation. (figurative) a period of cohabitation between a conservative government and a socialist president