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Synonyms for spouse
spaʊs, spaʊzspouse

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. spouse, partner, married person, mate, better halfnoun

    a person's partner in marriage

    Synonyms:
    fellow, cooperator, teammate, married person, partner, better half, checkmate, first mate, collaborator, pardner, match, mate

Dictionary of English Synonymes

  1. spousenoun

    Synonyms:
    husband or wife, married person, consort

PPDB, the paraphrase database

  1. List of paraphrases for "spouse":

    spouses, husband, joint, wife, spousal, partner, conjoint

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How to use spouse in a sentence?

  1. Benjamin Breyer:

    Compounding these physiologic issues are complex social and relational challenges that meet the veteran when they return home to established relationships, if you’re suffering from depression or PTSD, it’s more difficult to relate to your spouse, which can strain the relationship and diminish sexual wellness.

  2. Samuel Alito:

    This sounds like a roadmap for threatening your spouse and then getting away with it.

  3. Maria Carrillo:

    We believe, based on the totality of positive data from clinical trials of this treatment, that the FDA should approve. Peer-reviewed, published results show lecanemab will provide patients in the earliest stages of Alzheimer’s more time to participate in daily life and live independently. It could mean many months more of recognizing their spouse, children and grandchildren.

  4. Julie Parrish:

    We both agree that there needs to be change in the role of what the first spouse looks like.

  5. President Obama:

    All across America, survivors of gun violence and those who lost a child, a parent, a spouse to gun violence are forced to mark such awful anniversaries every single day, yet Congress still has n’t done anything to prevent what happened to them from happening to other families.


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