bigamy
Pronunciation
  • (RP, GA) IPA: /ˈbɪɡəmi/
Noun

bigamy

  1. The state#Noun|state of having two (legal or illegal) spouses simultaneously.
  2. (ecclesiastical law, historical) A second#Adjective|second marriage after the death of a spouse.
    Synonyms: deuterogamy, digamy
Related terms

  • bigama (obsolete)
  • bigame (obsolete)
  • bigamic (rare)
  • bigamize (rare)

Translations


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