divorced divorced  /dɪ ˈvɔrst/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of someone whose marriage has been legally dissolved

Usage(s):

  • The first quarter of the present year saw 5,666 French couples divorced and 70,656 couples married.

News

  1. White House Down: D.C. Meets Die Hard

    How to categorize White House Down, the new summer offering in which brutes take over the White House and imperil the safety of the free world with high-tech weaponry, computer hacking and good old-fashioned head cracking? It certainly looks (and sounds) like an action movie a la Die Hard—its divorced, blue-collar hero, John Cale (a charming Channing Tatum) even has a name that vaguely echoes ...
    on June 27, 2013     Source: Time Magazine

  2. Who is Wendy Davis?

    The twice-divorced Forth Worth single mother who almost saved the right to an abortion in Texas.
    on June 26, 2013     Source: Washington Post

  3. Scott veto risks divorced, abused women

    Governor vetoes Displaced Homemakers Program, which helps divorced, widowed or abused women learn to support themselves
    on June 26, 2013     Source: The Sarasota Herald-Tribune

Quotes

  1. "We have announced a date divorced from conditions on the ground," McCain said.
    on Dec 8, 2009 By: John McCain Source: USA Today

  2. "I've been dumped on in the press for relationship stuff since Reese and I divorced," Phillippe told Howard Stern on Stern's Sirius radio show. "I'm tired of getting sh*t on. I don't feel like I deserve it. Things happen! How many people have...
    on Apr 14, 2010 By: Ryan Phillippe Source: Actress Archives

  3. "Imagine you got divorced and you've got back together with your ex-husband," Halliwell said, explaining how she felt about the reunion.
    on Jun 28, 2007 By: Geri Halliwell Source: Forbes

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