Examples of spouse in a Sentence
my brothers and sisters and their spouses
employees and their spouses are covered by the health plan
Recent Examples of spouse from the Web
Work authorization for the spouses of H-1B visa holders came into the spotlight in 2015.
Anderson was thrust headfirst into the role of LuAnne's caregiver without much preparation or warning, as is the case for many spouses of people with dementia.
His administration is moving to alter a program for the spouses of high-skilled visa holders.
The rule change would apply to the spouses of H-1B visa recipients who are on track for green cards to work in the U.S.
The proposals include stopping the issuance of work permits for spouses of H-1B holders.
This was contrary to state law, under which the spouse of the birth mother also is automatically listed.
The department is also required to now issue forms that accurately list female spouses of women who give birth on their child's certificate.
The new program also bars 2,500 spouses of refugees and their children under the age of 21, a group that represented 5% of refugees admitted in 2017.
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Origin and Etymology of spouse
First Known Use: 13th centurySee Words from the same year
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