Recent Examples of widowhood from the Web
This kind of widowhood wasn’t that different from throwing herself on her husband’s funeral pyre.
Prayer took us both through abusive marriages and later on, widowhood at a young age.
She was shielded from the financial disaster that often accompanies sudden widowhood, but in every other way she was unprotected from great pain.
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First Known Use of widowhood
before 12th century
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