Husband-wife

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Definition

a husband: a male spouse, a man one has married
noun

a wife: a female spouse, a woman one has married
noun

Plural: wives

(my) ex-husband: (my) former husband, from whom I am now divorced
noun

Examples

  • "These babies have husbands, wives, they pay taxes."
  • "These babies have husbands, wives, they pay taxes."
  • "Looks like my ex-husband, Torbjörn."
  • "My wife is on a diet, and since she's on a diet, I'm losing a pound every day."
  • "But it's not important, I have a new wife."
  • "Vicar : As you must know, the union between man and wife is sacred."
  • "His second act was to have sex with the former President's wife."
  • "I need to check with the wife, I'll keep you posted"
  • "Bruno's mom : Bonsoir, my handsome husband."
  • "My wife, she is dead."

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