What does war widow mean?

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war wid·ow

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  1. war widownoun

    a woman whose husband has died in war


  1. war widownoun

    The wife of a man in the armed forces killed in a war (and sometimes in other military action).

  2. war widownoun

    A woman whose husband has been killed in any conflict.


  1. war widow

    A war widow is a woman whose spouse has died in the context of a conflict or military action, particularly during or following a war.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of war widow in Chaldean Numerology is: 6

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of war widow in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

Examples of war widow in a Sentence

  1. Laura Linney:

    She's a war widow from that period of time and the impact that the war has on everyone in this film is the sort of unspoken earthquake underneath the story.

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