ex-fi·​an·​cé | \ ¦eks-ˌfē-ˌän-ˈsā How to pronounce ex-fiancé (audio) , -fē-ˈän-ˌsā \
plural ex-fiancés

Definition of ex-fiancé

: a man whom one was formerly engaged to but never married : a former fiancé

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First Known Use of ex-fiancé

1887, in the meaning defined above

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“Ex-fiancé.” The Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster Inc., https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/ex-fianc%C3%A9. Accessed 7 December 2019.

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