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Wordnet 3.0

NOUN (2)

1. a mutual promise to marry;
[syn: betrothal, troth, engagement]

2. the act of becoming betrothed or engaged;
[syn: betrothal, espousal]

The Collaborative International Dictionary of English v.0.48:

Betrothal \Be*troth"al\, n. The act of betrothing, or the fact of being betrothed; a mutual promise, engagement, or contract for a future marriage between the persons betrothed; betrothment; affiance. "The feast of betrothal." --Longfellow. [1913 Webster]
WordNet (r) 3.0 (2006):

betrothal n 1: a mutual promise to marry [syn: betrothal, troth, engagement] 2: the act of becoming betrothed or engaged [syn: betrothal, espousal]