Definition of wife-to-be in English:

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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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  • Rochester has a little secret he does not tell his wife-to-be.
  • For reasons of military security Richard can't tell his parents or his wife-to-be exactly where he is or what he is doing.
  • At the University of North Carolina he met his wife-to-be, a law student four years his senior.

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