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Definition of Wedlock

Wedlock
Wedlock Wed"lock, n. [AS. wedl[=a]c a pledge, be trothal; wedd a pledge + l[=a]c a gift, an offering. See Wed, n., and cf. Lake, v. i., Knowledge.] 1. The ceremony, or the state, of marriage; matrimony. ``That blissful yoke . . . that men clepeth [call] spousal, or wedlock.' --Chaucer. For what is wedlock forced but a hell, An age of discord or continual strife? --Shak. 2. A wife; a married woman. [Obs.] --B. Jonson. Syn: See Marriage.
Wedlock
Wedlock Wed"lock, v. t. To marry; to unite in marriage; to wed. [R.] ``Man thus wedlocked.' --Milton.

Meaning of Wedlock from wikipedia

- Wedlock may refer to: Marriage Wedlock (film), directed by Lewis Teague Wedlock (album), an album by Sunburned Hand of the Man Billy Wedlock, an English...
- Fred Wedlock (23 May 1942 – 4 March 2010) was a folk singer best known for his UK hit single "The Oldest Swinger In Town". He performed at many venues...
- Amendment to the United States Constitution. Still, children born out of wedlock may not be eligible for certain federal benefits (e.g., automatic naturalization...
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- Wedlock of the Gods is a postcolonial style play about breaking from the oppression of tradition in a male lead society. This three act play was written...
- William John Wedlock (28 October 1880 – 25 January 1965), also known as "Fatty" or the "India Rubber Man", was a footballer who pla**** for Bristol City...
- Wedlocked was an Australian sitcom that ran for 11 episodes in 1994 on the Seven Network. It was created by Andrew Knight and Doug MacLeod. Chris Gilchrist...
- Wedlock Deadlock was an American comedy short released by Columbia Pictures on December 18, 1947 and starring Joe DeRita, who later joined the Three Stooges...
- Wedlock is a double album by M****achusetts band Sunburned Hand of the Man, released on the Eclipse Records label in 2005. The album consists of recordings...
- of wedlock, and legitimate twins Princess Gabriella of Monaco, Countess of Carladès and Jacques, Hereditary Prince of Monaco. Born out of wedlock, he...