noun (plural wives-to-be)
A woman who is to be married; a fiancée: in Paris he met his wife-to-be, Lisette
More example sentences
- This conference, which taught women how to keep their husbands healthy and alive, was attended by 10,000 wives and wives-to-be.
- His thoughts at the time were solely of his wife-to-be Joan and the children they would have after the war.
- I met my wife-to-be in a pub.
Definition of wife-to-be in:
- The British & World English dictionary