marriage lite - definition and synonyms

  1.   From our crowdsourced Open Dictionary
    a relationship or civil status which is similar to marriage but does not have the same legal implications

    Others, such as France and the Netherlands, allow couples to choose from a range of “marriage-lite” contracts that incorporate some aspects of marriage, such as tax breaks or asset-sharing after splitting up.

    Submitted by Kerry from United Kingdom on 17/03/2016