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Definition of the noun Trigamy

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noun - plural: trigamies

  1. The state of having three (legal or illegal) spouses simultaneously.
  2. [context: ecclesiastical] A third marriage.

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Google previewThe Best Of Ambrose Bierce: The Damned Thing + An Occurrence at Owl Creek Bridge + The Devil's Dictionary + Chickamauga (4 Classics in 1 Book) (2013)

by Ambrose Bierce

A mistake in taste for which the wisdom of the future will adjudge a punishment called trigamy. BIGOT, n. One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion thatyoudo not entertain. BILLINGSGATE, n.The invectiveofan opponent.

Google previewThe Collected Works of Ambrose Bierce ...: The devil's dictionary (1911)

by Ambrose Bierce

A mistake in taste for which the wisdom of the future will adjudge a punishment called trigamy. BiGOT, n. One who is obstinately and zealously attached to an opinion that you do not entertain. Billingsgate, n. The invective of an opponent.

Google previewA Sinhalese - English Dictionary (1996)

by Charles Carter

trigamy : see g|di»O33e> and )-8tf, a. tricoccous, J, n. tricapsular, ...

Google previewThe Imperial Dictionary and Encyclopedia of Knowledge Unabridged (1892)

Etymological and Pronouncing Literary, Scientific and Technical ... by Charles Annandale

TRIGAMY Tridactylous, tri-dak'til-us, a. [Gr. tritreis, three, and daktylos, a finger or toe.] Having three toes or three fingers. Trident, tri'dent, n. (L. tridens, tridentistri= tres, three, and dens, dentis, a tooth.] Any instrument of the form of a fork with ...

Google previewNuttall's Standard Dictionary of the English Language (1914)

Based on the Labours of the Most Eminent Lexicographers ... by P. Austin Nuttall

pertaining to trigamy. Trigamy, irig'-û-m<\ s. state of being married three times, or of having throe ...

Google previewThe Imperial dictionary, on the basis of Webster's English dictionary (1883)

by John Ogilvie

Of or pertaining to trigamy.— % In lot having three sorts of flowers iu the sanie head, male, female, and hermaphrodite. Trigamy (trig'a-mi), n. {Gt.tri=trti», three, and ganws, marriage .] ...

Google previewChamber's Condensed Encyclopedia (1895)

A Dictionary of Universal Knowledge for the People ... by D. T. Stuart

Trigamy, trig'a-mi. State of being mar. ried three times, or the state of having three husbands or three wives at the same time.

Google previewA dictionary of the English language (1844)

by Alexander Reid

bigamist, cryptopamy, deuterogamy, m0' nogamy, polygamy, trigamy. Gamma (Gr.),one of the letters of the Greek alphabet ; gamut. Gan (S.), to go ; forego, gad ! ontpo, overdo, undergo. Agan (B.), gone, past ...

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