married woman


  • WordNet 3.6
    • n married woman a married woman; a man's partner in marriage
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  • Angelina Grimke
    Angelina Grimke
    “Thou art blind to the danger of marrying a woman who feels and acts out the principle of equal rights.”
  • H. L. Mencken
    “No matter how happily a woman may be married, it always pleases her to discover that there is a nice man who wishes that she were not.”
  • Cesare Pavese
    “No woman marries for money; they are all clever enough, before marrying a millionaire, to fall in love with him first.”
  • Michael J. Fox
    Michael J. Fox
    “I'm going to marry a Jewish woman because I like the idea of getting up Sunday morning and going to the deli.”
  • Lewis Grizzard
    Lewis Grizzard
    “Instead of getting married again. I'm going to find a woman I don't like and give her a house.”
  • Ogden Nash
    “There is only one thing for a man to do who is married to a woman who enjoys spending money, and that is enjoy earning it.”


In literature:

A Madame Trebizoff, an English-woman who married a Russian prince.
"Lippincott's Magazine of Popular Literature and Science, October, 1877, Vol. XX. No. 118" by Various
I came upon a Mexican here who had married a Tarahumare woman.
"Unknown Mexico, Volume 1 (of 2)" by Carl Lumholtz
The freedom secured by a married woman had its legal limitations.
"Myths of Babylonia and Assyria" by Donald A. Mackenzie
His confessor advised him to marry some woman of piety, to help him on in his good work, and he therefore married.
"Paris: With Pen and Pencil" by David W. Bartlett
He ought to have known what was due to the woman he had married.
"The Helpmate" by May Sinclair
Lady Laura must bear it, as it was borne by many another married woman.
"Phineas Finn" by Anthony Trollope
Didn't they tell you to bring a present to the new-married woman and her husband.
"Poets and Dreamers" by Lady Augusta Gregory and Others
It never occurs to a married woman that a spinster may not care to take the troublous step.
"The Spinster Book" by Myrtle Reed
If a married woman is slandered she can prosecute in her own name the slanderer, and recover to her own use damages for the injury.
"An Account of the Proceedings on the Trial of Susan B. Anthony" by Anonymous
She was a married woman, and could not be his wife.
"Phineas Redux" by Anthony Trollope

In poetry:

O Rose the Red and White Lilly,
Their mother dear was dead,
And their father married an ill woman,
Wishd them twa little guede.
"Rose The Red And White Lily" by Andrew Lang
The years will pass, you'll marry yet
And you'll forget this squalor.
To be a woman is a feat,
To drive men mad, that's valour.
"Confession" by Boris Pasternak
“I will not marry the fair young girl,
No woman I wed but this,
The sweet white rose of her cheek," said he,
“Shall redden beneath my kiss.
"The Woman Who Went To Hell [An Irish Legend]" by Dora Sigerson Shorter
Her mother died when she was young,
Which gave her cause to make great moan;
Her father married the warst woman
That ever lived in Christendom.
"Kemp Owyne" by Henry Morley
Her mother died when she was young,
Which gave her cause to make great moan;
Her father married the warst woman
That ever lived in Christendom.
"Kemp Owyne" by Anonymous British
But up stepped a man in the nick of time
He was married - ‘twas easy to tell
He said, “I’ve got a wedding ring, mate, you can have
You can have my old woman as well.”
"The Wedding That Never Was" by Billy Bennett

In news:

Ohio Woman Unknowingly Married Father.
Over 88 years ago, an Army captain in the Panama Canal penned his first letter to the woman he was going to marry.
Monday's Topic: Art and the married woman.
And if a married woman seems anxious to dance but her husband clearly isn't interested, a host will approach the couple and ask the man if his wife would like to take a spin on the floor.
He tells him about a friend who held auditions for a fake movie to pick out the perfect woman to marry.
Because Golinski is married to another woman and works for the US government, her claim for benefits has morphed into a multi-layered legal challenge to a 1996 law that prohibits the federal government from recognizing unions like hers.
Actress Anne Hathaway is now a married woman.
Is Tiffney worried about 'Marrying the Game' reinforcing the Angry Black Woman stereotype.
Larry Rolf (left) and Denny Daniels are best friends who were both married to the same woman — though at different times.
A 31-year-old woman has been charged with stabbing her fiance to death in Whitehall Township Saturday, hours before they were to be married, authorities said.
Anne Hathaway is a happily married woman, and she showed off her new wedding band in these photos obtained by just days after her exclusive ceremony.
Woman unknowingly married her father.
An Ohio woman says she discovered her husband had married another woman when she found photos of the wedding on Facebook.
COLUMBIA — At first Debra Byndom was reluctant to let her son marry a white woman.
Would you marry this woman.