Definition of wife-to-be in English:

wife-to-be

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noun (plural wives-to-be)

A woman who is to be married; a fiancée: in Paris he met his wife-to-be, Lisette
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  • 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.

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