Wife synonyms

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(Informal) wife
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(Idiomatic, archaic) A person's close friend or companion
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A person's husband or wife.
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A wife or husband; spouse, esp. of a reigning king or queen
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A heavy iron ball attached to a prisoner's leg by a chain as a means of restraint.
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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.
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A woman who has never been married, especially one past the typical marrying age according to social traditions.
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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.
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A helpful companion; specif., a wife or, sometimes, a husband
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Of, befitting, pertaining to, or characteristic of a wife.
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Wife.
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A traditional character in British pantomime, a melodramatic female often played by a man in drag.
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The definition of a mate is a significant other or spouse, part of a matched pair or a friend or buddy.
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(Informal) A woman whose spouse is often away indulging in a specified hobby, sport, etc.
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(--- Informal) A wife or girlfriend:
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A married woman
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The definition of a husband is a male partner in a marriage.
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(Archaic) helpmate
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(Slang) A woman who runs a brothel.
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(Anthropology, of a people of culture) In which newly married couples live with the female's family.
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A woman who is about to be married or has recently been married.
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(Geordie, informal) A friend, pal, buddy, mate.
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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.
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A North American Indian woman or wife
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(Figuratively) A thing or phenomenon that is closely associated with another thing, phenomenon, or person.
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(Informal, Dial.) missis
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A prim, prudish, fussy person
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Overly devoted or submissive to one's wife.
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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.