Annulment and Divorce


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Annulment noun – The doing away with something by formal action.
Divorce is a synonym for annulment in separation topic. In some cases you can use "Divorce" instead a noun "Annulment".
Nearby Word: annul
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Divorce noun – The legal dissolution of a marriage.
Annulment is a synonym for divorce in separation topic. You can use "Annulment" instead a noun "Divorce", if it concerns topics such as dissolution, split-up of marriage.
Nearby Words: divorced, divorcement, divorcee, divorcing
Synonyms for Divorce

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civil civil annulment civil divorce
sudden sudden annulment sudden divorce

Both words in one sentence

  • Marriage of Convenience It isn't known if they are still (legally) married later in the series, or if they got a divorce or an annulment at some point.
  • Series / Bones He won't grant her an annulment/divorce so she can marry Hodgins, but by the end of the episode he relents.
  • Rarely, they might be separated (but not divorced), or might get a civil divorce and an annulment from the Church.
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