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other woman

noun

Definition of other woman

  1. :  a woman with whom a married man has an affair —usually used with the



Examples of other woman

  1. <tired of being the other woman, she gave him an ultimatum: divorce his wife or take a hike>



1680

First Known Use of other woman

1680


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