a married woman; a partner in marriage
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hubby, husband, married man
a married man; a woman's partner in marriage
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(Old Testament) the wife of Uriah and later the wife of king David; Solomon was her son by David (circa 10th century BC)
Catherine of Aragon
first wife of Henry VIII; Henry VIII's divorce from her was the initial step of the Reformation in England (1485-1536)
wife of William Shakespeare (1556-1623)
(Old Testament) the second wife of Jacob and mother of Joseph and Benjamin
(Old Testament) wife of Isaac and mother of Jacob and Esau
the great-grandmother of king David whose story is told in the Book of Ruth in the Old Testament
(Old Testament) the wife of Abraham and mother of Isaac
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a sharp-tongued domineering wife
the wife of a crown prince
the wife of a chief executive
a wife who is left alone much of the time because her husband is playing golf
a wife who has married a man with whom she has been living for some time (especially if she is pregnant at the time)
homemaker, housewife, lady of the house, woman of the house
a wife who manages a household while her husband earns the family income
the wife or widow of a marquis
a married woman (usually middle-aged with children) who is staid and dignified
the wife of a mayor
informal term of address for someone's wife
your own wife
the wife of a sheik
an Italian title of address equivalent to Mrs. when used before a name
a wife who is an attractive young woman; seldom the first wife of an affluent older man
(legal terminology) the Latin word for wife
wife of a viceroy
a wife or widow of a viscount
better half, married person, mate, partner, spouse
a person's partner in marriage
adult female, woman
an adult female person (as opposed to a man)
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