bigamous bigamous

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of illegal marriage to a second person while legally married to a first

Usage(s):

  1. Back in North Carolina, a strange homecoming awaited them: each was convicted of bigamous cohabitation and sentenced to jail.
  2. He endorsed the bigamous marriage of his supporter, Prince Philip of Hesse.
  3. He may be married in one state, bigamous in another and, after supporting his fair share of wives for a number of years, find that he has been a bachelor all his life.

Quotes

  • "We wanted to remove any potential ambiguity and we set out a number of areas where that was possible," Mr Ruddock told ABC radio. "What they (ACT legislators) are doing is providing for a bigamous, potentially, relationship which to all...
    on Jun 13, 2006 By: Philip Ruddock Source: Sydney Morning Herald

Word of the Day
forsake forsake
/fɔr ˈseɪk /