Open main menu

Wiktionary β

Contents

EnglishEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

extra- +‎ marital

AdjectiveEdit

extramarital (not comparable)

  1. Taking place outside marriage.
  2. Adulterous.
    • 2012 November 9, Michael D. Shear, “Petraeus Quits; Evidence of Affair Was Found by F.B.I.”, in New York Times[1]:
      David H. Petraeus, the director of the Central Intelligence Agency and one of America’s most decorated four-star generals, resigned on Friday after an F.B.I. investigation uncovered evidence that he had been involved in an extramarital affair.

SynonymsEdit

TranslationsEdit


SpanishEdit

AdjectiveEdit

extramarital (plural extramaritales)

  1. extramarital