- of, relating to, or characteristic of marriage: conjugal vows.
- pertaining to the relation between marriage partners.
Origin of conjugal
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Examples from the Web for conjugality
"The law of conjugality is the basis of every force in nature," says a scientist.Sex=The Unknown Quantity
His conjugality is large and he will center all his affections on one beloved object.
Conjugality or Marital Inclination when highly developed causes one to be largely influenced by one's companion in marriage.The Psychology of Salesmanship
William Walker Atkinson
This was the case with the conjugality of the Nuttalls, as was proven by the demeanour of the male portion of the bond.Grif
B. L. (Benjamin Leopold) Farjeon
This instinct is located in the occipital region of the brain, and is called, in Phrenological language, Conjugality.
- of or relating to marriage or the relationship between husband and wifeconjugal rights
Word Origin and History for conjugality
A descriptive term for the relationship between married persons. A conjugal family is the same as a nuclear family, composed of married parents and their children. Conjugal relatives (in-laws) trace their relations through the marriage of their respective blood relatives.