Marriageable Mar"riage*a*ble, a. Fit for, or capable of, marriage; of an age at which marriage is allowable. -- {Mar"riage*a*ble*ness}, n. [1913 Webster]

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  • marriageable — marriageability, marriageableness, n. /mar i jeuh beuhl/, adj. 1. suitable or attractive for marriage: The handsome and successful young man was considered eminently marriageable. 2. of an age suitable for marriage: a marriageable daughter. [1545 …   Universalium

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  • marriageable — /ˈmærədʒəbəl/ (say maruhjuhbuhl) adjective fit, especially old enough, for marriage. –marriageability /mærədʒəˈbɪləti/ (say maruhjuh biluhtee), marriageableness, noun …   Australian English dictionary

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