Miley Cyrus set tongues a-wagging when the 20-year-old star (who has been engaged to actor Liam Hemsworth since June 2012) recently referred to her purported fiancé as her "hubby" in an interview with Cosmopolitan.
However, despite the slip, a rep for the "Hunger Games" hunk maintains Miley and Liam have not secretly tied the knot.
"[The couple] is definitely NOT married," Liam's rep told People.
In spite of the emphatic denial, buzz continues to surround the couple as Miley also told Cosmopolitan she's thrilled to no longer be on the dating scene.
"I'm happy I don't have to date anyone," she said. "I was like, 'I'm so happy I'm married, because you guys are cruel!'"
The former Disney darling also Tweeted photos over the Christmas holiday showing both her and Liam wearing rings on their left ring fingers (the photos have since been deleted).
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