HyperDic: marital_status

English > 1 sense of the expression marital status:
NOUNstatemarital statusthe condition of being married or unmarried
English > marital status: 1 sense > noun 1, state
MeaningThe condition of being married or unmarried.
Categorylaw, jurisprudenceThe collection of rules imposed by authority
NarrowerbachelorhoodThe state of being an unmarried man
civil unionA voluntary union for life (or until divorce) of adult parties of the same sex
marriage, matrimony, union, spousal relationship, wedlockThe state of being a married couple voluntarily joined / joined for life (or until divorce)
spinsterhoodThe state of being a spinster (usually an elderly unmarried woman)
widowhoodThe state of being a widow who has not remarried
Broaderlegal statusA status defined by law
Spanishestado civil
Catalanestat civil

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