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Meaning of "adulterine" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF ADULTERINE

adulterine  [əˈdʌltərɪn] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF ADULTERINE

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Adulterine is an adjective.
The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES ADULTERINE MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Definition of adulterine in the English dictionary

The definition of adulterine in the dictionary is of or made by adulteration; fake. Other definition of adulterine is conceived in adultery.


WORDS THAT RHYME WITH ADULTERINE


aminopterin
ˌæmɪˈnɒptərɪn
aneurin
əˈnjʊərɪn
bacterin
ˈbæktərɪn
cholesterin
kəˈlestərɪn
elaterin
ɪˈlætərɪn
Erin
ˈɪərɪn
glycerine
ˈɡlɪsərɪn
heparin
ˈhɛpərɪn
Katharine
ˈkæθərɪn
Katherine
ˈkæθərɪn
leptorrhine
ˈlɛptərɪn
mandarin
ˈmændərɪn
margarin
ˈmɑːɡərɪn
navarin
ˈnævərɪn
nectarine
ˈnɛktərɪn
purin
ˈpjʊərɪn
tamarin
ˈtæmərɪn
urine
ˈjʊərɪn
warfarin
ˈwɔːfərɪn
xanthopterin
zænˈθɒptərɪn

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE ADULTERINE

adult education
adult education centre
Adult Training Centre
adulterant
adulterate
adulteration
adulterator
adulterer
adulteress
adulteries
adulterise
adulterize
adulterous
adulterously
adultery
adultescent
adulthood
adultly
adultness
adultress

WORDS THAT END LIKE ADULTERINE

anserine
berberine
Catherine
cycloserine
eserine
extrauterine
ferine
intrauterine
marine
nitroglycerine
papaverine
pelerine
phosphatidylserine
piperine
riverine
serine
speakerine
tangerine
uterine
viperine
wolverine

Synonyms and antonyms of adulterine in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «adulterine» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF ADULTERINE

Find out the translation of adulterine to 25 languages with our English multilingual translator.
The translations of adulterine from English to other languages presented in this section have been obtained through automatic statistical translation; where the essential translation unit is the word «adulterine» in English.

Translator English - Chinese

1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

adulterino
570 millions of speakers

English

adulterine
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

adulterine
380 millions of speakers
ar

Translator English - Arabic

السفاح
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

adulterine
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

adulterino
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

adulterine
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

adultérin
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Adulterine
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Ehebruchs
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

adulterine
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

adulterine
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Adulterine
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

adulterine
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

போலியான
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

भेसळयुक्त
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

adulterine
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

adulterina
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

adulterine
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

adulterine
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

adulterin
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

adulterine
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

adulterine
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

adulterine
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

adulterine
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of adulterine

TRENDS

TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «ADULTERINE»

The term «adulterine» is used very little and occupies the 163.161 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «ADULTERINE» OVER TIME

The graph expresses the annual evolution of the frequency of use of the word «adulterine» during the past 500 years. Its implementation is based on analysing how often the term «adulterine» appears in digitalised printed sources in English between the year 1500 and the present day.

Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about adulterine

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «ADULTERINE»

Discover the use of adulterine in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to adulterine and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
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A Treatise on the Law of Adulterine Bastardy : with a Report ...
The Making of the Modern Law: Legal Treatises, 1800-1926 includes over 20,000 analytical, theoretical and practical works on American and British Law.
Nicholas Harris Nicolas, 2010
2
A Law Dictionary, Adapted to the Constitution and Laws of ...
ADULTERINE ADVANCES Adulterations of food, when wilful, are punishable by the laws of most countries. In Paris, malpractices connected with such adulteration are investigated by the Conseil de Salubrite1, and punished. In Great Britain ...
John Bouvier, Daniel Angell Gleason, 1871
3
Delicate Pursuit: Discretion in Henry James and Edith Wharton
Handling. the. "Adulterine. Element". in. The. Ambassadors. In my discussion of James's early works, Daisy Miller and "Madame de Mauves," I have shown the way in which James's sense of literary discretion caused him to keep illicit sexuality ...
Jessica Levine, 2002
4
Illegitimacy in Renaissance Florence
Bastards' Status 1427 1458 1480 1427 1458 1480 Adulterine 3 15 11 1 7 4 Not Adulterine 71 253 109 1 20 16 Uncertain Male Siblings 1 4 3 Younger Older 1427 1458 1480 1427 1458 1480 Adulterine 3 3 2 42 95 17 Not Adulterine 44 142 89 ...
Thomas Kuehn, 2002
5
Garner's Modern American Usage
... for adopted country: Stage 3 adsorb. See absorb. ✳adulter. See adulterer. adulterable (= capable of being adulterated) is so formed—not ✳adulteratable. See -able (d) & -atable. adulterant, adj.; ✳adulterate, adj.; adulterated; adulterine  ...
Bryan Garner, 2009
6
Inherited Wealth
For adulterine children, however, disabilities continued to exist if they "were potential heirs alongside the spouse of the marriage violated by the adultery or alongside legitimate children from this marriage" (Ferid and Sonnenberger 1987, 510).
Jens Beckert, 2008
7
The Lawyers Reports Annotated
The child is, therefore, what is known as an "adulterine bastard," begotten of an adulterous connection between a man and woman who at that time could not make a valid contract of marriage. The legal obstacle to their marriage was aft- ei  ...
Robert Desty, Burdett Alberto Rich, Edmund Hamilton Smith, 1915
8
Lawyers' Reports Annotated
The child is, therefore, what, is known as an "adulterine bastard," □begotten of an adulterous connection between a man and woman who at that time could not make a valid contract of marriage. The legal obstacle to their marriage was aft- ...
Edmund Hamilton Smith, 1905
9
Report of the proceedings of the House of lords on the ...
123, b. which is discussed by Sir Charles Wetherell, infra, 262. does not go to the full extent of his position, Ivi of adulterine bastardy in the year books, 1L Lord Coke's opinion, The doctrine of adulterine bastardy in the law of France,
Parliament lords, proc, sir Denis Le Marchant (1st bart), 1828
10
London Medical and Surgical Journal
Gentlemen — In my last lecture I brought under your notice a few facts connected with one of the latest and most instructive cases respecting adulterine bastardy on record, the case of the Gardener peerage. In this lecture, I think that it may be  ...

5 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «ADULTERINE»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term adulterine is used in the context of the following news items.
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Archaeologists plan to investigate burial site which could re-write 7th …
It is plan that the church was built within the confines of an adulterine castle dating from the anarchy of the mid-12th century. According to Mr ... «Culture24, Jun 15»
2
Work to start on unearthing history of Wakefield Castle
The excavation also indicated that the castle may have been an adulterine castle – built without permission and possibly abandoned before it ... «Wakefield Express, Feb 15»
3
The enfants terribles who have France all a Twitter
Affairs, second and third families, hidden adulterine children: we were not told, we were not (everyone insisted) interested. A vague sense of ... «Telegraph.co.uk, Nov 14»
4
Tutti i colori del nero – 2/2
... all'attuazione, con le sue conseguenze, di un delitto (generalmente per scopi venali e passionali) da parte di coppie diaboliche e adulterine. «Carmilla, Apr 14»
5
The USCIS Penchant for Stepmothers: A Preference by Default
An adulterine child is legally distinct from a step child and by statute and in common law is not accorded or entitled to the same degree of legal recognition and ... «ILW.com, Aug 11»

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