Definition of spouse in English:

spouse

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Pronunciation: /spaʊz
 
, -s/

noun

Origin

Middle English: from Old French spous(e), variant of espous(e), from Latin sponsus (masculine), sponsa (feminine), past participles of spondere 'betroth'.

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