Saturday, August 17, 2013
Definitions for espousal
- adoption or advocacy, as of a cause or principle.
- Sometimes, espousals. a. a marriage ceremony. b. an engagement or betrothal celebration.
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Citations for espousal
Accordingly, when Shaya's wedding takes place, if God be pleased, it will be an espousal in the literal as well as in the Talmudic sense, for is he not full of law?
There is in his espousal of memory and affection belonging to another human being something characteristic of his seriousness. He had a conscience, and it was a romantic conscience.