mar·ried / ˈmarēd/ • adj. (of two people) united in marriage: a married couple. ∎ (of one person) having a husband or wife: a happily married man. ∎ of or relating to marriage: married life. ∎ fig. closely combined or linked: in the seventeenth century, science was still married to religion.• n. (usu. marrieds) a married person: we were young marrieds during World War Two.