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wife

noun [C] uk   /waɪf/ ( plural wives) us  
A1 the woman that you are married to: I met Greg's wife for the first time. She's his third wife (= she is the third woman he has been married to).
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in Korean 아내, 부인…
in Arabic زَوْجة…
in French femme…
in Turkish eş…
in Italian moglie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
in Russian жена…
in Polish żona…
in Spanish esposa, mujer…
in Portuguese mulher, esposa…
in German die (Ehe-)Frau…
in Catalan muller…
in Japanese 妻, 奥さん…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
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