Webster 1913 Edition
imp. & p. p.
p. pr. & vb. n.
To marry, as a man; to take a wife.
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To match to a wife; to provide with a wife.“An I could get me but a wife . . . I were manned, horsed, and wived.”
To take for a wife; to marry.
Sir W. Scott.
Webster 1828 Edition
1.To match to a wife.
2.To take for a wife. [Not in use.]