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"widower" in British English

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widowernoun [C]

uk   /ˈwɪd.əʊ.ər/  us   /-oʊ.ɚ/
a man whose ​wife or ​husband has ​died and who has not ​married again
(Definition of widower from the Cambridge Advanced Learner’s Dictionary & Thesaurus © Cambridge University Press)

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widowernoun [C]

 us   /ˈwɪd·oʊ·ər/
a man whose ​wife has ​died and who has not ​married again
(Definition of widower from the Cambridge Academic Content Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)
Translations of “widower”
in Arabic أرْمَل…
in Korean 홀아비…
in Portuguese viúvo…
in Catalan vidu…
in Japanese 男やもめ…
in Chinese (Simplified) 鳏夫…
in Turkish dul erkek…
in Russian вдовец…
in Chinese (Traditional) 鰥夫…
in Italian vedovo…
in Polish wdowiec…
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