farmwife

noun
farm·​wife | \ ˈfärm-ˌwīf How to pronounce farmwife (audio) \

Definition of farmwife

: a farmer's wife

First Known Use of farmwife

1831, in the meaning defined above

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“Farmwife.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/farmwife. Accessed 22 Jan. 2022.

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