noun (plural husbands-to-be)
A man who is to be married; a fiancé: she met her husband-to-be Michael while on holiday in Spain
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- She might never have left home had her husband-to-be Patrick not pestered her with repeated proposals.
- She says in a mock Scottish accent that her husband-to-be is "gorgeous".
- His quiet hope was that she would find her husband-to-be at this ball.
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