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Synonyms for wife
waɪf; waɪvzwife

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  1. wifenoun

    little woman, husband, life-long partner, partner, spouse, better half, significant other

    were, husband

  2. wifenoun

    A married woman, especially in relation to her spouse.

    life-long partner, little woman, spouse, partner, husband, significant other, better half

    husband, were

  3. wifenoun

    The female of a pair of mated animals.

    A new wife for the gander is introduced into the pen.

    significant other, husband, spouse, better half, partner, little woman, life-long partner

    were, husband

Complete Dictionary of Synonyms and Antonyms0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wife

    consort, spouse, helpmeet, helpmate

    mistress, husband

Princeton's WordNet0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wife, married womannoun

    a married woman; a man's partner in marriage

    married woman

    hubby, husband, married man

Dictionary of English Synonymes0.0 / 0 votes

  1. wife

    n. married woman, BETTER-HALF, matron, helpmate, consort

Synonyms, Antonyms & Associated Words4.0 / 1 vote

  1. wifenoun

    spouse, consort, helpmate, partner

    Associated words:
    uxoricide, uxorious, uxoriousness, coverture, dowry, polygamy, polygamist, monogamy, dower, dot, uxorial

PPDB, the paraphrase database5.0 / 1 vote

  1. List of paraphrases for "wife":

    woman, lady, femme, female, bride, spouse, women, marry, girl, missus, married, dame, mujer, iady, consort, mrs.

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  1. F. H. Bradley:

    Adam knew Eve his wife and she conceived. It is a pity that this is still the only knowledge of their wives at which some men seem to arrive.

  2. Roger Mathews:

    Here's what's also true, I'm not done fighting, i'm gon na win my wife back ; I'm gon na win her affection back ; I'm gon na win her love back. I have no intentions of being a single dad.

  3. Mohammed Lokman:

    The problem is my cat was getting too aggressive and she attacked me and scratched me in my leg and bit me. So me and my wife, we come outside and now we cannot go in the home for like three or four hours, okay, and this is you said a cat?

  4. Sheriff Larry Ashley:

    Our hearts are broken to learn of the death of Deputy Bill Myers. Florida's law enforcement officers risk their lives daily to protect others, and any act of violence against these brave heroes is shameful and cowardly. My wife, Ann, and I send our sincerest condolences to Deputy Myers' family and brothers and sisters in Florida's law enforcement community.

  5. Mike Fisher:

    Chris Rock has no real understanding of what happened to Will Smith in the 90 minutes or so leading up to the incident. But there’s obviously something going on for Will. Chris’ joke, and his wife being humiliated in public like that, would’ve been the final straw.

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