1. [syn: conjugal, connubial]
The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:
Conjugal \Con"ju*gal\, a. [L. conjugalis, fr. conjux husband,
wife, consort, fr. conjungere to unite, join in marriage. See
Belonging to marriage; suitable or appropriate to the
marriage state or to married persons; matrimonial; connubial.
"Conjugal affection." --Milton.
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):
adj 1: of or relating to marriage or to the relationship between
a wife and husband; "connubial bliss"; "conjugal visits"
[syn: conjugal, connubial]
Moby Thesaurus II by Grady Ward, 1.0:
33 Moby Thesaurus words for "conjugal":
adoring, affectionate, bridal, connubial, demonstrative, devoted,
epithalamic, faithful, filial, fond, husbandly, hymeneal,
languishing, lovelorn, lovesick, lovesome, loving, marital,
married, maternal, matrimonial, melting, nuptial, parental,
paternal, romantic, sentimental, soft, spousal, tender, uxorious,
Bouvier's Law Dictionary, Revised 6th Ed (1856):
CONJUGAL. Matrimonial; belonging, to marriage as, conjugal rights, or the
rights which belong to the husband or wife as such.