Spousess
Spousess \Spous"ess\, n. A wife or bride. [Obs.] --Fabyan. [1913 Webster]

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  • Spouse — (spouz), n. [OF. espous, espos, fem. espouse, F. [ e]poux, [ e]pouse, fr. L. sponsus, sponsa, prop. p. p. of spondere, sponsum, to promise solemnly, to engage one s self. Cf. {Despond}, {Espouse}, {Respond}, {Sponsor}.] 1. A man or woman engaged… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

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