Friday, 15th May 2015

by Joshua Gaskell

OUD Draft Additions, 20??:

Arranged–gay marriage, n.

Pronunciation: /əˈreɪn(d)ʒd ˈmarɪdʒ/
Etymology: < arranged, adj. + gay adj. + marriage n., merging arranged marriage n. + gay marriage n.

A gay marriage the partners to which are chosen by others, usu. their parents.

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