Phrasal Verbs with 'Marry'

Marry in

Marry someone of the same ethnicity, religion, etc

Example:Many religions encourage their followers to MARRY IN.

Marry off

Find a husband or wife for someone, especially your children

Example:They MARRIED her OFF to a rich friend.

Marry out

Marry someone of a different ethnicity, religion, etc

Example:Her parents disowned her and refused to speak to her when she MARRIED OUT.

Marry up

Match, correspond

Example:The two lists did not MARRY UP.

Marry up

Join together or compare to see if they're the same

Example:We MARRIED UP the lists so that we all had the same names.

Marry up

Marry someone from a higher social class or level

Example:He tried to meet a rich woman so that he could MARRY UP.