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to marry above one's station


Definition (British English)

marry, above, station
Macmillan Dictionary

Definition (American English)

marry, above, one's, station
Merriam Webster

Thesaurus, synonyms, antonyms

marry, above, one's, station
Merriam Webster


marry, above, station
Online Etymology Dictionary

über seinem Stand heiraten



über, sein, Stand, heiraten

Forum discussions containing the search term

rise above one's stationLast post 29 Mar 13, 11:03
But more than simply an indulgent attempt to rise above your station, or the naughty thrill …11 Replies
standesamtlich heiraten - to marry civillyLast post 03 Oct 14, 11:56
Wenn ihr heiratet, werdet ihr dann nur standesamtlich oder auch kirchlich heiraten? -2 Replies
abwärts heiraten - to marry downLast post 18 Apr 16, 12:16
In unserer Gesellschaft heiraten Frauen trotz struktureller Erleichterung nach wie vor nur i…13 Replies
on one's kneen - kniendLast post 20 Aug 15, 17:29's+knees on one's / its knees, a. in a suppli…10 Replies
to make one's standLast post 01 Feb 13, 09:16
It was at the River Volga that the Red Army made its stand, clinging on to ever-narrower str…3 Replies
keep one's powder dry - auf der Hut seinLast post 05 Dec 08, 16:12
These two phrases simply do not mean the same thing, and listing them as such is misleading.…12 Replies
to punch above one's weightLast post 13 Mar 08, 19:01
Since then, a combination of canny politics, tough negotiating and their closeness to the US…2 Replies
nach unten heiraten - to marry downLast post 09 Apr 12, 07:25
Erfolgreiche Frauen achten sehr genau darauf, dass sie nicht "nach unten" heiraten. Ehepartn…2 Replies
burn one'sLast post 05 Oct 10, 19:49
I burned my right hand. = Ich verbrannte mir die rechte Hand. Ich habe noch eine Möglichkei…1 Replies
nod one's head / shake one's headLast post 10 Dec 07, 11:56
"to nod" and "to nod one's head" usually mean nod one's head up and down, meaning yes. "to …9 Replies

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