child bride

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noun

a very young bride.

Nearby words

  1. chilblain,
  2. chilcat,
  3. child,
  4. child abuse,
  5. child benefit,
  6. child custody,
  7. child endowment,
  8. child guidance,
  9. child labor,
  10. child labor laws

Origin of child bride

First recorded in 1835–45

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