English version

marry somebody ↔ off

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishmarry somebody ↔ off phrasal verbMARRYto find a husband or wife for someone – used to show disapproval to They married her off to the first young man who came along. marry→ See Verb table
Examples from the Corpus
marry offIn the time it takes to get the better of this slope, you could raise a family and marry them off.Over coffee and a home-baked cake they told me of their plans to marry her off.Throughout his career as a bachelor priest, people had tried to marry him off.Old law-givers said that the father of a menstruating girl should marry her off immediately.Our married life was off to an adventurous start.Charles planned to marry her off to this man.marry toCharles planned to marry her off to this man.
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Verb table
marry
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theymarry
he, she, itmarries
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theymarried
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave married
he, she, ithas married
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad married
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill marry
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have married
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam marrying
he, she, itis marrying
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you, we, theyare marrying
Past
I, he, she, itwas marrying
you, we, theywere marrying
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been marrying
he, she, ithas been marrying
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been marrying
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be marrying
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been marrying
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