husband and wife

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Updated on: 15 Nov 2017

Definition of husband and wife

: a married couple
  • They were husband and wife for almost 60 years.

Word by Word Definitions

husband play
  1. : a male partner in a marriage

  2. : the manager of another's property : steward

  3. : a frugal manager

  1. : to manage prudently and economically

  2. : to use sparingly : conserve

  3. : to find a husband for : mate

wife play
  1. : woman

  2. : a woman acting in a specified capacity

  3. : a female partner in a marriage


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