What does wives mean?

Definitions for wiveswaɪvz

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word wives.

Wiktionary

  1. wives(Noun)

    Plural form of wife.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wives

    of Wife

  2. Wives(noun)

    pl. of Wife

Freebase

  1. Wives

    Wives was a hardcore punk/noise rock trio from Los Angeles, California, U.S. consisting of guitarist Randy Randall, bassist/vocalist Dean Spunt, and drummer Jeremy Villalobos. In the three years the band were together, they released a self-titled 7" on Post Present Medium, as well as a split 7" with K.I.T on Post Present Medium. In September 2004 the band released their first full-length LP, Erect the Youth Problem, on Cold Sweat Records. In June 2005, the band released a split 12" with Moving Units, also on Post Present Medium. In November 2005, following a European tour the band split; a friend, Roy, replaced Jeremy on drums finishing the last leg of the tour with them, playing their farewell show on November 20 at the Highbury Buffalo Bar, London, England. Spunt and Randall reunited to perform the "final" Wives set for the independent film 40 Bands/80 Minutes! which was filmed on March 6, 2006 in Hollywood, CA. Randall and Spunt went on to start No Age shortly after the split while Villalobos, currently plays in Brooklyn trash rock bands Pygmy Shrews and power electronics band Whip & the Body.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Wives

    wīvz, pl. of wife.

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  1. wives

    Song lyrics by wives -- Explore a large variety of song lyrics performed by wives on the Lyrics.com website.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wives' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #4665

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'wives' in Written Corpus Frequency: #4816

Anagrams for wives »

  1. views

  2. swive

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of wives in Chaldean Numerology is: 3

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of wives in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Benjamin Franklin:

    I know not which lives more unnatural lives, obeying husbands, or commanding wives.

  2. George Gordon Byron:

    Wives in their husbands' absences grow subtler, And daughters sometimes run off with the butler.

  3. Ryan Mauro:

    These men are interested in having ‘wives’ come to the so-called caliphate to live with them.

  4. Mickey Lolich:

    All the fat guys watch me and say to their wives, 'See, there's a fat guy doing okay. Bring me another beer.'

  5. Jean Claude Mbabanze:

    Three soldiers were killed as well as five soldiers’ wives. Three others were wounded, including two soldiers’ wives and the director of a school.

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