from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • adj. Incapable of being divorced or separated.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • adj. Incapable of being divorced or separated; free from divorce.


divorce +‎ -less (Wiktionary)


  • England was not only a divorceless society; it was a society without adoption laws as well.

    A History of American Law

  • England had been a “divorceless society,” and remained that way until 1857.

    A History of American Law

  • Zulus and of Utah, the polyandry of Tibet, the latitudes of experiment permitted in the United States, and the divorceless wedlock of Comte.

    A Modern Utopia

  • The family as an institution was almost completely gone; its only salvation would be an immediate return to a divorceless condition.

    We Can't Have Everything

  • There was a time in this country when our marriage was a practically divorceless bond, soluble only under extraordinary circumstances by people in situations of exceptional advantage for doing so.

    An Englishman Looks at the World

  • I turn from the subject of divorce, to the subject of divorceless separation; full of the same difficulty of obtaining justice.

    English Laws for Women in the Nineteenth Century

  • 13 Moreover, a divorceless state is not a state without adultery, prostitution, fornication.

    A History of American Law


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