What is another word for betroth?

952 synonyms found


[ bɪtɹˈə͡ʊð], [ bɪtɹˈə‍ʊð], [ b_ɪ_t_ɹ_ˈəʊ_ð]

Synonyms for Betroth:

How to use "Betroth" in context?

When two people become betrothed, they have agreed to marry each other once the other's parents give their approval. This agreement is a mutual promise to be with each other for the rest of their lives.

When a person is betrothed, they are considered unmarried and their relationship is considered a matter of private interest. Friends and family do not usually discuss the betrothed couple's relationship.

A betrothed couple usually keeps their betrothal a secret from their parents and friends. They announce their betrothal to everyone after they get the formal approval of their parents.

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