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marriageability

Definitions

from The Century Dictionary.

  • noun The state of being marriageable, or the degree to which a person may be considered marriageable.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English.

  • noun The quality or state of being marriageable.

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License.

  • noun The condition of being marriageable

from WordNet 3.0 Copyright 2006 by Princeton University. All rights reserved.

  • noun eligibility for marriage

Etymologies

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Examples

  • I wonder about the idea of marriageability from the man's viewpoint.

    A Genre Break - Duty and Desire

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • I would never have thought we orthodox Jews would arrive at a stage where our young men of marriageability have become so one-dimensional that their superficiality and pickyness would begin to literally kill our young women.

    Rabbi Shmuley Boteach: Anorexia and The New Values of Courtship

  • Their Statement defies decades of efforts at the grassroots level across Africa and internationally to end FGM and the recognition that FGM is a form of violence and discrimination aimed at safeguarding a girl's virginity, controlling her sexuality and guaranteeing her marriageability.

    Taina Bien-Aime: First Do No Harm

  • Their Statement defies decades of efforts at the grassroots level across Africa and internationally to end FGM and the recognition that FGM is a form of violence and discrimination aimed at safeguarding a girl's virginity, controlling her sexuality and guaranteeing her marriageability.

    Taina Bien-Aime: First Do No Harm

  • Women are still judged on marriageability, and marriageability has a lot to do with keeping your mouth shut.

    Big Girls Don’t Cry

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