Definition of connubial adjective from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary



BrE BrE//ˈnjuːbiəl//
; NAmE NAmE//ˈnuːbiəl//
(literary) Marriage
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related to marriage, or the relationship between husband and wife See related entries: Marriage Word Origin mid 17th cent.: from Latin connubialis, from connubium ‘marriage’, from con- ‘with’ + nubere ‘marry’.
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: connubial