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hon·ey·moon

honeymoon

 
pronunciation:
huh ni mun
parts of speech:
noun, intransitive verb
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part of speech: noun
definition 1: a vacation or trip taken by a couple to celebrate their marriage.
The newlyweds have gone to Jamaica for their honeymoon.
definition 2: a period of harmony that tends to occur in the early months of a marriage.
definition 3: the initial harmonious period of any relationship.
The new employees haven't complained yet because they're still in the honeymoon.
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part of speech: intransitive verb
inflections: honeymoons, honeymooning, honeymooned
definition: to spend the time of a honeymoon.
The couple will honeymoon in Paris.They honeymooned on the royal yacht.
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derivation: honeymooner (n.)
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