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Wiktionary

  1. wivesnoun

    Plural form of wife.

Samuel Johnson's Dictionary

  1. Wivesn.s.the plural of wife.

    A man of his learning should not so lightly have been carried away with old wives tales, from approvance of his own reason. Edmund Spenser, Ireland.

Wikipedia

  1. wives

    A wife (PL: wives) is a female in a marital relationship. A woman who has separated from her partner continues to be a wife until the marriage is legally dissolved with a divorce judgement. On the death of her partner, a wife is referred to as a widow. The rights and obligations of a wife in relation to her partner and her status in the community and in law vary between cultures and have varied over time.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Wives

    of Wife

  2. Wivesnoun

    pl. of Wife

Wikidata

  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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    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

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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

Examples of Wives in a Sentence

  1. Salt Lake Tribune:

    FLDS men are no longer permitted to have children with their multiple wives. That privilege belongs to the seed bearer alone, it is the husband's responsibility to hold the hands of their wives while the seed bearer 'spreads his seed.' In layman terms, the husband is required to sit in the room while the chosen seed bearer, or a couple of them, rape his wife or wives.

  2. Yevgeny Prigozhin:

    This is one of the gathering places of the dead, these are the guys who died yesterday due to the so-called ‘ shell starvation ’ [ by the Russian MOD ]. There should have been five times fewer of them. So mothers, wives and children will get their bodies.

  3. Bernard Mandeville:

    If courtesans and strumpets were to be prosecuted with as much rigor as some silly people would have it, what locks or bars would be sufficient to preserve the honor of our wives and daughters?

  4. George Miller:

    I needed a warrior. But it couldn't be a man taking five wives from another man. That's an entirely different story. So everything grew out of that. to celebrate everything there is about being a woman, and not trying to put women on a pedestal, but being surrounded by other women in a story that was just real.

  5. Donald Trump:

    We have to start looking at families. We have to look at them tough, generally speaking the wives know what's going on. I believe that the sister of the killer -- I watched her interview-- I think she knew what was going on.

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