Part of speech:
A wife or husband; spouse, esp. of a reigning king or queen
A heavy iron ball attached to a prisoner's leg by a chain as a means of restraint.
The definition of a matron is a women who is usually middle-aged and married, or a female who is in charge in an institution.
The definition of a partner is a person who takes part in an activity or business with others or one of two people who are in a relationship.
A helpful companion; specif., a wife or, sometimes, a husband
The definition of a mate is a significant other or spouse, part of a matched pair or a friend or buddy.
(Informal) A woman whose spouse is often away indulging in a specified hobby, sport, etc.
(--- Informal) A wife or girlfriend:
A married woman
The definition of a husband is a male partner in a marriage.
(Anthropology, of a people of culture) In which newly married couples live with the female's family.
A woman who is about to be married or has recently been married.
The definition of a housewife is a married woman whose job it is to stay home and care for the house, her husband and sometimes the children.
A North American Indian woman or wife
(Figuratively) A thing or phenomenon that is closely associated with another thing, phenomenon, or person.
A prim, prudish, fussy person
Find another word for wife. In this page you can discover 47 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for wife, like: wifey, better half, the missis, spouse, married woman, consort, ball-and-chain, matron, spinster, partner and helpmate.