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Synonyms for husband
ˈhʌz bəndhus·band

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. husband, hubby, married manverb

    a married man; a woman's partner in marriage

    married man, hubby

    wife, married woman

  2. conserve, husband, economize, economiseverb

    use cautiously and frugally

    "I try to economize my spare time"; "conserve your energy for the ascent to the summit"

    keep up, economize, economise, maintain, preserve, save, conserve

    married woman, wife

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Editors Contribution

  1. man

    the man of the house

    Submitted by anonymous on January 24, 2021  

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. husbandnoun

    spouse, married man

  2. husbandverb

    save, economize, spend frugally, manage with frugality

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words

  1. husbandnoun

    spouse, benedict

    bachelor, celibate

    Associated words:
    marital, monandry, polyandry cuckold, cuckoldom, henpecked

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "husband":

    mari, spouse, hubby, spouses, man, mari-el, mann

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How to use husband in a sentence?

  1. The Hitopadesa:

    A husband is the chief ornament of a wife, though she have no other ornament; but, though adorned, without a husband she has no ornaments.

  2. Reza Alirezai:

    We have a story here in Abyaneh, a man and a woman come to court because they have a dispute. Then the judge sees the woman tying the man's shoelaces and he thinks the conflict has been resolved. He asks them and they say that the conflict is still ongoing, but that doesn't mean that she can't help her husband tie his shoe.

  3. Bassima Termos:

    I am alive, and happy, and proud of my husband who held our family name up high and honored us, the kids and I are all doing fine. He made us proud, put our heads up high, what more do I need? He gave me dignity, pride, and respect.

  4. Kardashian West:

    It meant a lot to me, we have different views sometimes, we have different things, but that's my husband, you know?

  5. Claudia Alta Taylor Johnson:

    The first lady is, and always has been, an unpaid public servant elected by one person, her husband.

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    An antonym for "pesky"
    • A. agreeable
    • B. plaguey
    • C. pettish
    • D. pestilent

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