(1) Food is important at ceremonial occasions such as naming ceremonies, betrothals , marriages, and deaths.(2) They seemed like a normal, homey pair until it was revealed that the 21-year-old actress was actually betrothed to this man 17 years her elder!(3) It seems hopeless, until Marc meets Lily, the oppressed, bitter girl, betrothed to Marc's prep school enemy.(4) From the moment they were considered ready for betrothal , women were under an enormous amount of societal pressure to marry.(5) Unlike all of the other young women, Anne had never been courted nor betrothed to anyone.(6) Initially betrothed to Henry VIII's son Edward, the Scots' rejection of the match led to war with England and Mary's removal in 1548 to France and an eventual marriage to the Dauphin Francis.(7) She learned that he was an only child, he had never been married or betrothed , and writing was his passion.(8) Do you realize that you are the only Prydian heir not to be married or betrothed by his twentieth year?(9) Part of Cate wanted anyone but Genevieve to become betrothed to the Prince - she would hate to see anyone stuck with a vain, selfish person for the rest of their life.(10) In fact, if I hadn't been in love and practically betrothed to Joshua, I could have considered marrying the prince, as scary as that sounds.(11) She remembered it as the place, on that fateful day, that she got betrothed to Gracchi.(12) Hey, I've arranged a lot of betrothals , you can't expect me to remember each one!(13) In the story about love, devotion and betrayal that spans lifetimes, Aida becomes the handmaiden to Princess Amneris, who is betrothed to Radames.(14) She had seemed so girlish, chattering on about clothes and gossiping about the recent betrothals .(15) Ranma and Akane are still betrothed but not married, they're both still about high school graduation age, and many of the adventures and romantic entanglements are the same.(16) He fell in love with a beautiful Bulgarian woman betrothed to a Turk.