Definition of equal marriage noun from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary


equal marriage

BrE BrE//ˌiːkwəl ˈmærɪdʒ//
; NAmE NAmE//ˌiːkwəl ˈmærɪdʒ//
(also marriage equality) [uncountable]
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the situation in which same-sex couples have the same legal right to marry as opposite-sex couples Supporters and opponents of equal marriage expressed their views in the debate.