[dih-vawrs-muh nt, -vohrs-]
- divorce; separation.
Origin of divorcement
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Examples from the Web for divorcement
A writing of divorcement is made out, and the parties are free.The Soul of a People
Let him write her a bill of divorcement and give it in her hand and send her out of his house.The Necessity of Atheism
Dr. D.M. Brooks
That after matrimonye be contracted, the Kyrk may mack no divorcement.
Then he might write her a bill of divorcement, give it in her hand and send her out of his house.Woman and Socialism
He must give her a "writing of divorcement," which set forth the fact that she had been his wife.Oriental Women
Edward Bagby Pollard
- a less common word for divorce
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