Meaning of “fiancée” in the English Dictionary


"fiancée" in English

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fiancéenoun [ C ]

uk /fiˈɒn.seɪ/ us /ˌfiː.ɑːnˈseɪ/

the woman who someone is engaged to be married to

Examples from literature

  • But you really shouldn't talk such rot, particularly in the presence of my fiancée. 
  • I even bought a pearl necklace for my fiancée, Kate Tender, but she married somebody else instead. 
  • I suppose curiosity to see Mr. Hamilton's fiancée brought a good many of them. 
  • If a relative announces his engagement, you must at once go to see his fiancée. 
  • It was the letter he had received from his fiancée a year ago. 

(Definition of “fiancée” from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)