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betrothed

[bih-trohthd, -trawtht]
adjective
1.
engaged to be married: She is betrothed to that young lieutenant.
noun
2.
the person to whom one is engaged: He introduced us to his betrothed.

Origin:
1530–40; betroth + -ed2

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betrothed (bɪˈtrəʊðd)
 
adj
1.  engaged to be married: he was betrothed to her
 
n
2.  the person to whom one is engaged; fiancé or fiancée

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betrothed
pp. adj., 1530s, from betroth (q.v.). As a noun, in use by 1580s.
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