Preceding marriage as an antenuptial contract
- concerning occasions before a married relationship
- Preceding marriage; because, an antenuptial arrangement.
Made or done before a married relationship. Antenuptial settlements tend to be settlements of home upon the wife, or upon the lady and her young ones, created before plus contemplation associated with the relationship.
"prior to marriage," 1818, originally of kids births; see ante- + nuptial.
(a.) Preceding wedding; since, an antenuptial arrangement.