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English definition of “footballer's wife”

footballer's wife

noun [C]     disapproving or humorous
a beautiful woman who has a rich husband and does not work , but spends a lot of time buying expensive things and taking care of her appearance Kinds of womenMen and women
(Definition of footballer's wife noun from the Cambridge Advanced Learner's Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)
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