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Definition of intermarry verb from the Oxford Advanced Learner's Dictionary

     

    intermarry

     verb
    verb
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmæri//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmæri//
     
    Verb Forms present simple I / you / we / they intermarry
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmæri//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmæri//
     
    he / she / it intermarries
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmæriz//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmæriz//
     
    past simple intermarried
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmærid//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmærid//
     
    past participle intermarried
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmærid//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmærid//
     
    -ing form intermarrying
    BrE BrE//ˌɪntəˈmæriɪŋ//
     
    ; NAmE NAmE//ˌɪntərˈmæriɪŋ//
     
     
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  1. 1[intransitive] to marry somebody of a different race or from a different country or a different religious group Blacks and whites often intermarried (= married each other). intermarry with somebody They were not forbidden to intermarry with the local people.
  2. 2[intransitive] to marry somebody within your own family or group cousins who intermarry
See the Oxford Advanced American Dictionary entry: intermarry