Noun(1) a woman whose husband is dead especially one who has not remarried
Verb(1) cause to be without a spouse
(1) Last Monday, I told my girlfriends at work that this whole football widow business was driving me crazy.(2) Upon the death of the husband, the widow generally stays on the land, but only if she pays the sub-headman.(3) my wife has been a golf widow for the last 30 years(4) The right of action for wrongful death given by statute for the benefit of a widow for the death of her husband has been held not to be divested by her subsequent marriage.(5) The narrative does not slacken with the news of Daniel's death and the widow 's hopeless grief.(6) After his death, his widow Janaki had the good sense to collect these loose sheets and send them to Hardy.(7) So I saved the space by killing all the widow lines; I could cut a word and save a line. The next day I couldn't bear to read my own words.(8) The agony aunt's first quest is to help golf widow Joy to persuade husband Martin to spend more time with her and their three children.(9) I sneakily bought some good tickets months ago and they are coming into play to thank her for being such a good rugby widow sport during this world cup.(10) For the five years before her death his widow had donated an annual gift of Ôö¼├║3,000 towards Burley - unknown to many in the village.(11) a golf widow(12) Upon the death of a husband, a widow chooses a husband from among the dead man's brothers.(13) The tale regards the ruler as a father to the orphan, husband to the widow , brother to she who is divorced, a garment to the motherless, a just ruler who comes to the voice of those who call him.(14) It also has superb golf courses, so if you're a bit of a golf widow , leave him to tussle in the bunker while you slink off to the spa - it's connected to the hotel by a subterranean tunnel.(15) Also, I look at my mum and see that she's a bit of a golf widow .(16) After his death, his widow would receive Ôö¼├║30 per annum for the rest of her life.
(1) the widow :: die weduwee
1. widow ::
2. relict ::
3. become widowed ::
Different Formswidow, widower, widowers, widowhood, widowing, widows
Word Example from TV Shows
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You'll be a WIDOW soon.
Game of Thrones Season 4, Episode 5
Okay, so future
The Big Bang Theory Season 5, Episode 4
And now they must decide what to do
with Khal Drogo's silver-haired WIDOW.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 3
It is forbidden to lie with a Khal's WIDOW.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 1
Bring in Drogo's WIDOW.
Game of Thrones Season 6, Episode 4
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