wifehood

[ wahyf-hoo d ]
/ ˈwaɪf hʊd /
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noun

the state of being a wife.
wifely character or quality; wifeliness.

Nearby words

  1. wiesenthal,
  2. wiesenthal, simon,
  3. wife,
  4. wife swapping,
  5. wife-beater,
  6. wifelike,
  7. wifely,
  8. wifey,
  9. wiffle,
  10. wig

Origin of wifehood

1350–1400; Middle English wifhood, Old English wīfhād. See wife, -hood

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