Definition of 'adultery'
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Last week she had to admit that she had committed adultery with a teenager young enough to be her grandson.Times, Sunday Times (2010) Christianity Today (2000) Times, Sunday Times (2011) Times, Sunday Times (2006) Times, Sunday Times (2015) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2010) Times, Sunday Times (2012)
In 2012 there were more than 72,000 divorces in which adultery or unreasonable behaviour were cited.Times, Sunday Times (2015)
Hopes rose last night that the Iranian woman who was sentenced to execution by stoning for her alleged adultery will have her death sentence revoked this week.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
Iran has formally suspended the execution by stoning of an Iranian woman for alleged adultery, after facing international outrage.Times, Sunday Times (2010)
A quickie divorce was granted on grounds of his admitted adultery but it still took us 18 months to thrash out the final terms.The Sun (2012) Times, Sunday Times (2009)
It was enough for a husband to prove adultery against his wife ; but for a wife to divorce her husband, adultery alone was not sufficient grounds.COURTESANS (2003)
MORE than a million UK love cheats face having their affairs exposed after hackers hit an adultery website.The Sun (2015)
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Definition of adultery from the Collins English Dictionary