Roget's 21st Century Thesaurus, Third Edition Copyright © 2013 by the Philip Lief Group.


They were fabled as seven sisters, and one lost her place in the sky by marrying a mortal.

I know it's a thing you never dreamt of—marrying a poor man.

Not half so dishonorable as marrying her when I don't love her.

It's a jolly sight better than sentiment when it comes to marrying.

"Every word that you say shows me how right I am in not marrying you, Joe," she said.

I was marrying you to get my debts paid—you knew that—but there was more.

My dear Alicia, of what a mistake were you guilty in marrying a man of his age!

I believe you're only marrying me to get away from that club you're living in!

I'm as sensible as anybody, and I can't see any sense in our not marrying at once.

Indeed, as it is, I am persuaded no one will ever think of marrying her, if you do not.