[in-ter-mar-ee] /ˌɪn tərˈmær i/

verb (used without object), intermarried, intermarrying.
to become connected by marriage, as two families, tribes, castes, or religions.
to within one’s family.
to outside one’s religion, ethnic group, etc.
to .
verb (intransitive) -ries, -rying, -ried
(of different groups, races, religions, creeds, etc) to become connected by marriage
to marry within one’s own family, clan, group, etc

1570s, “to marry one another,” from inter- + marry. Meaning “to marry across families, castes, tribes, etc.” is from 1610s. Related: Intermarried; intermarrying.


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