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wife

noun [C]
 
 
/waɪf/ ( plural wives /waɪvz/)
A1 the woman that a man is married to
жена
I've never met William's wife.Marital statusRomantic and sexual partners
Translations of “wife”
in Arabic زَوْجة…
in Korean 아내, 부인…
in Malaysian isteri…
in French femme…
in Turkish eş…
in Italian moglie…
in Chinese (Traditional) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
in Polish żona…
in Vietnamese vợ…
in Spanish esposa, mujer…
in Portuguese mulher, esposa…
in Thai ภรรยา…
in German die (Ehe-)Frau…
in Catalan muller…
in Japanese 妻, 奥さん…
in Indonesian istri…
in Chinese (Simplified) 妻子,老婆,夫人…
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