Betrothals



the act or state of being betrothed; engagement.
Historical Examples

Rodman the Keeper Constance Fenimore Woolson
The Boy with Wings Berta Ruck
Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern Edgar Saltus
The Golden Lion of Granpere Anthony Trollope
At Last Marion Harland
Pioneers of the Old Southwest Constance Lindsay Skinner
Historia Amoris: A History of Love, Ancient and Modern Edgar Saltus
Story of My Life, volumes 1-3 Augustus J. C. Hare
The Traditional Games of England, Scotland, and Ireland (Vol II of II) Alice Bertha Gomme
Barbara Blomberg, Complete Georg Ebers

noun
engagement to be married
a mutual promise to marry
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