matrimonial matrimonial  /ˌmæ trə ˈmoʊ ni əl/

Definition(s):

  • (adj) of or relating to the state of marriage

Synonym(s)

Usage(s):

  1. Many women looking for a husband on India's matrimonial web sites, such as 25-year-old senior business consultant Vipra Gupta, are no longer interested.
  2. Pahwa estimates the total matrimonial website market in India at between $15 million and $20 million a year.
  3. The impossibility of legally ending a marriage, he believed, was the root of intolerable matrimonial tangles in Brazil.

News

  1. Private Eye Business is Booming in the Downturn

    LONDON, June 18, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- According to Active Investigations an Essex-based company with a private eye network throughout the UK and world-wide, business is booming and new customers have a clear motive that wouldn't flummox Jason Felstead. Debtor tracing, matrimonial...
    on June 18, 2013     Source: PR Newswire

  2. Judge chronicles Scarsdale's 'War of the Roses' divorce

    It's not every day that a divorce trial ends with one spouse headed to jail. But the matrimonial battle between Elizabeth Bingham Perry and her hedge-fund executive husband, Jeffrey Perry, is no everyday divorce. Misbehavior, scheming and conniving are hardly unheard-of in divorces, but the case of this Scarsdale couple - Bingham Perry's actions in particular - may set a new standard between two ...
    on June 17, 2013     Source: The Journal News

  3. London Private Investigators Gives Information Regarding Matrimonial Investigations in Light of BBC News Report ...

    London Private Investigators gives information regarding matrimonial investigations in light of BBC News Report: Rupert Murdoch Files for Divorce from Wendi Deng. (PRWeb June 14, 2013) Read the full story at http://www.prweb.com/releases/2013/6/prweb10835651.htm
    on June 15, 2013     Source: PRWeb

Quotes

  1. "Many who have gone through the trauma of marital separation and legal proceedings will understand the position I was in," Ahern wrote. "Mine was not a perfect life, nor a perfect family and matrimonial environment, but as I emerged from that...
    on Oct 4, 2007 By: Bertie Ahern Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "Sometime last year, I came to believe that my husband was seeing another woman," Pirro said. "In the midst of matrimonial discord, I was angry and had him followed to see if what I suspected was true. Although I spoke about taping him, there...
    on Sep 27, 2006 By: Jeanine Pirro Source: San Francisco Chronicle

  3. Notes written on a pad of paper carried by Mills McCartney said "I am seeking an order for occupation of the matrimonial home".
    on Nov 30, 2006 By: Heather Mills Source: InTheNews.co.uk

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