What does the word hymeneal mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • Pertaining to marriage.

Usage examples for hymeneal

  1. A week in rural retreats will sometimes do more in the Hymeneal line than weeks of London fashionable life: Coelebs who laughs the hook to scorn, however so delicately baited in town, may be hooked at once with a gaudy May- fly down in the country. – Caught in a Trap by John C. Hutcheson
  2. Once here, and the door safely shut, Charles had been steadily at work, the hymeneal shadow put resolutely from his mind. – Angela's Business by Henry Sydnor Harrison