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Wife vs. Wive

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  • Wife (noun)

    A married woman, especially in relation to her spouse.

  • Wife (noun)

    The female of a pair of mated animals.

    "A new wife for the gander is introduced into the pen."

  • Wife (noun)

    synonym of woman.{{R:Century 1911}}

  • Wive (verb)

    To marry (a woman).

  • Wive (verb)

    To provide (someone) with a wife.

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  • Wife (noun)

    A woman; an adult female; - now used in literature only in certain compounds and phrases, as alewife, fishwife, goodwife, and the like.

  • Wife (noun)

    The lawful consort of a man; a woman who is united to a man in wedlock; a woman who has a husband; a married woman; - correlative of husband.

  • Wive (verb)

    To marry, as a man; to take a wife.

  • Wive

    To match to a wife; to provide with a wife.

  • Wive

    To take for a wife; to marry.

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  • Wife (noun)

    a married woman; a man's partner in marriage

  • Wive (verb)

    take (someone) as a wife

  • Wive (verb)

    marry a woman, take a wife

  • Wive (verb)

    provide with a wife; marry (someone) to a wife

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