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a combining form of
, now unproductive, occurring in compound words that in general designate traditional roles or occupations of women:
fishwife; goodwife; housewife; midwife.
Based on the Random House Dictionary, © Random House, Inc. 2014.
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House and wealth are inherited from parents, but a prudent wife is from the LORD.
A good wife is the crown of her husband, but she who brings shame is like rottenness in his bones.
..for a prostitute's fee is only a loaf of bread, but the wife of another stalks a man's very life.