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Espousal

Es`pous´al
n.1.The act of espousing or betrothing; especially, in the plural, betrothal; plighting of the troths; a contract of marriage; sometimes, the marriage ceremony.
2.The uniting or allying one's self with anything; maintenance; adoption; as, the espousal of a quarrel.
The open espousal of his cause.
- Lord Orford.
Noun1.Espousalespousal - archaic terms for a wedding or wedding feast
Synonyms: bridal
2.espousal - the act of becoming betrothed or engaged
Synonyms: betrothal
3.espousal - the act of accepting with approval; favorable reception; "its adoption by society"; "the proposal found wide acceptance"
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