open marriage


noun

a marriage in which the partners agree that each is free to have sexual relationships with other partners.

Origin of open marriage

First recorded in 1970–75
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British Dictionary definitions for open marriage

open marriage

noun

a marriage in which the partners are free to pursue their own social and sexual lives
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