Definition of ex-husband in English:

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A man to whom someone was formerly married, from whom they are now divorced.
Example sentences
  • The fellow she describes is very much like my ex husband.
  • Top of my first list of ' ideal matches ' was my ex-husband!
  • She had to balance her life-threatening situation with the pending child custody case with her ex-husband.

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Syllabification: ex-hus·band

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