What does spouse mean?

Definitions for spouse
spaʊs, spaʊzspouse

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

Princeton's WordNet

  1. spouse, partner, married person, mate, better half(noun)

    a person's partner in marriage

Wiktionary

  1. spouse(Noun)

    A person's husband or wife

    People should treat their spouses with respect.

  2. spouse(Verb)

    to wed, to espouse

  3. Origin: espous, espouse and espus, espuse by aphasis from sponsus, sponsa, from spondere, from spend-

Webster Dictionary

  1. Spouse(noun)

    a man or woman engaged or joined in wedlock; a married person, husband or wife

  2. Spouse(noun)

    a married man, in distinct from a spousess or married woman; a bridegroom or husband

  3. Spouse(noun)

    to wed; to espouse

  4. Origin: [See Espouse, and Spouse, n.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Spouse

    spowz, n. a husband or wife.—adj. Spous′al, pertaining to a spouse, or to marriage: nuptial: matrimonial.—n. usually in pl. nuptials: marriage.—adj. Spouse′less, destitute of a spouse: unmarried. [O. Fr. espouse (Fr. époux, fem. épouse)—L. sponsus, pa.p. of spondēre, to promise in marriage.]

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Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of spouse in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of spouse in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of spouse in a Sentence

  1. Matshona Dhliwayo:

    Be the spouse you wish to have.

  2. Charles Day:

    The innocent spouse rule is not that easy to prove.

  3. Tracy Watts:

    They're giving a break to people to cover your spouse elsewhere.

  4. Maura Cassidy:

    That is really beneficial if the surviving spouse is much younger.

  5. Samuel Alito:

    This sounds like a roadmap for threatening your spouse and then getting away with it.

Images & Illustrations of spouse

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