spouse

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Definition/MeaningWord/Phrase
money paid to one's ex-spouse alimony
payment to former spouse alimony , maintenance
court-ordered support paid by one spouse to another after they are separated alimony , maintenance
support to ex-spouse alimony , maintenance
divorce settlement paid to former spouse alimony , maintenance
offense of marrying someone while you have a living spouse from whom no valid divorce has occurred bigamy
court-ordered support paid by one spouse to the other who has custody of the children after the parents are separated child support
codefendant charged with adultery with the estranged spouse in a divorce proceeding co-respondent , corespondent
sexual relations with spouse, right to conjugal rights
legal right in a prison for the inmate and spouse to have sexual intercourse conjugal visitation , conjugal visitation right
right of spouse to company, help, affection, sexual relations of mate consortium
marriage after death or divorce of first spouse deuterogamy , digamy
person (not necessarily a spouse) with whom you cohabit and share a long-term sexual relationship domestic partner , significant other , spousal equivalent , spouse equivalent
violence or physical abuse directed toward your spouse or domestic partner; usually violence by men against women domestic violence
person who was formerly a spouse ex-spouse
father of your spouse father-in-law
dominated by spouse henpecked
neither spouse can divulge confidential communications from the other while they were married husband-wife privilege , marital communications privilege
someone who practices monogamy (one spouse at a time) monogamist , monogynist
having only one spouse at a time monogamousness , monogamy
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