estranged wife

noun
Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of estranged wife

formal
: a wife who no longer lives with her husband

Word by Word Definitions

estranged play
  1. : having lost former closeness and affection : in a state of alienation from a previous close or familial relationship

wife play
  1. : woman

  2. : a woman acting in a specified capacity

  3. : a female partner in a marriage


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