- engagement to be married; betrothal.
- to betroth.
Origin of trothplight
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Examples from the Web for trothplight
It was not surprising that he should enter some protest against any but a spontaneous cancelling of Gwen's trothplight.When Ghost Meets Ghost
William Frend De Morgan
- a betrothal
- (tr) to betroth
- betrothed; engaged
C14: from troth + plight ²
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