Fiance definition

fēän-sā, fē-änsā
A man to whom one is engaged to be married.
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The man to whom one is engaged to be married.
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The definition of a fiancé is a male who is engaged to be wed.

An example of a fiance is a man whose girlfriend just said "yes" to a marriage proposal.

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A man who is engaged to be married.
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A person engaged to be married.
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Other Word Forms

Noun

Singular:
fiance
Plural:
fiances, fiancs

Origin of fiance

  • French from past participle of fiancer to betroth from Old French fiancier from fiance trust from fier to trust from Vulgar Latin fīdāre from Latin fīdere bheidh- in Indo-European roots

    From American Heritage Dictionary of the English Language, 5th Edition

  • From Wiktionary