noun/nombre (plural wives)
- esposa (feminine), mujer (feminine) the wife [colloquial/familiar] la costilla [colloquial/familiar], la parienta (Spain/España) [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico], la patrona (Southern Cone/Cono Sur) [colloquial/familiar] [humorous/humorístico]
Here is a selection of useful words and phrases you will need in real-life situations while you're visiting Spain and other Spanish-speaking countries...
Did you know that the primary meaning of almuerzo is lunch? It is used only in this sense in most of Latin America. In Spain and Mexico, where comida is the usual word for lunch, almuerzo can also be a mid-morning snack.