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mismarriage

[mis-mar-ij]
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noun
  1. an unsuitable or unhappy marriage.
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Origin of mismarriage

First recorded in 1810–20; mis-1 + marriage
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Historical Examples

  • Is it not from ignorance of this truth, or wilful denial of this law, that all the miseries of mismarriage come forth?

    The Mummy and Miss Nitocris

    George Griffith