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Husband

Usage statistics for the noun husband:

imaginative writing66.35%informational writing33.65%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun husband:

hubbyhusband
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The word husband is considered to be an easy one, according to the Dale-Chall word list, which includes 3000 words that all fourth-grade American students should know and understand.

Husband (to manage economically; to use sparingly) is considered to be an advanced word, according to the Kaplan GRE Exam Vocabulary in a Box, which includes 500 college- and graduate-level words that frequently appear on the Graduate Record Exam.

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Definition of the noun husband

What does husband mean as a name of something?

Husband is one of the top 1000 most common nouns in the English language.View more statistics!

noun - plural: husbands

  1. a married man; a woman's partner in marriage

Alternative definition of the noun husband

noun

  1. A man in a marriage or marital relationship, especially in relation to his spouse.
  2. Large cushion with arms meant to support a person in the sitting position.
    • hypernyms: spouse (may also apply to wife)

Definition of the verb husband

What does husband mean as a doing word?

verb - inflections: husbanded | husbanding | husbands

  1. use cautiously and frugally

Alternative definition of the verb husband

verb

  1. [transitive] To conserve
  2. [transitive] to nurture, to farm.

Characters

  1. Husband is a fictional character from the 1921 film The Idle Class.
  2. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Resen.
  3. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film The Return.
  4. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Modus Anomali.
  5. Husband is a fictional character from the 1992 film Mahaprithivi.
  6. Husband is a fictional character from the 1995 film The Bridges of Madison County.
  7. Husband is a fictional character in the 2001 short action mystery film The Follow.
  8. Husband is a fictional character from the 2011 film Should the Wife Confess?.
  9. Husband is a fictional character from the 2011 film Supermarket Girl.
  10. Husband is a fictional character from the 2013 film Upstream Color.
  11. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Scrubber.
  12. Husband is a fictional character from the 2007 film The Rebel.
  13. Husband is a fictional character from the 2009 film Katalin Varga.
  14. Husband is a fictional character from the 1972 Spanish horror film The Blood Spattered Bride.
  15. Husband is a fictional character from the 2008 film Omega.
  16. Husband a.k.a. Marido is a fictional character from the 2012 film Anacos.
  17. Husband is a fictional character from the 2010 film The Strange Case of Angelica.
  18. Husband is a fictional character from the 1995 film Beyond the Clouds.
  19. Husband is a fictional character from the 2009 film Slow Game.
  20. Husband is a fictional character from the 1979 film Starting Over.
  21. Husband is a fictional character from the 2007 film Breath.
  22. Husband is a fictional character from the 2011 film Kucch Luv Jaisaa.
  23. Husband is a fictional character from the 1991 remake of the Brazilian film, Killed the Family and Went to the Movie Theater.
  24. Husband is a fictional character from the 1998 film Small Soldiers.
  25. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Azooma.
  26. Husband is a fictional character from the 2002 film Three.
  27. Husband is a fictional character from the play Arrivals & Departures by Alan Ayckbourn.
  28. Husband is a fictional character in the 2008 film Stories on Human Rights.
  29. Husband is a fictional character from the 1998 film O Pulso.
  30. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Red Hook Summer.
  31. Husband is a fictional character from the 2007 film Island Etude.
  32. Husband is a fictional character from the 2001 film Killing Mad Dogs.
  33. Husband is a fictional character from the 2009 action thriller TV film Xtra Credit.
  34. Husband is a fictional film character.
  35. Husband is a fictional character from the 1950 film Hamari Beti.
  36. Husband is a fictional character from the 2002 film Tai Tai.
  37. Husband is a fictional character from the 1994 film Home Away from Home.
  38. Husband is a fictional character from the 2010 film Shanghai Blue.
  39. Husband is a fictional character from Greatest Hits Video Collection.
  40. Husband is a fictional character from the 2005 film Sins.
  41. Husband is a fictional character from Madame Aema 4.
  42. Husband is a fictional character from the film Your Lucky Day.
  43. Husband is a fictional character from the 1973 film Sharada.
  44. Husband is a fictional character from the 2010 film Celebration.
  45. Husband is a fictional character from the 2006 film Extras.
  46. Husband is a fictional character from the 1963 film Ro.Go.Pa.G. appearing in the segment "Il nuovo mondo".
  47. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Bite of the Tail.
  48. Husband is a fictional character in 2005 film The 10th Amendment Project .
  49. Husband is a fictional character from 2010 short comedy drama film The Thing About Dolphins.
  50. Husband is a fictional character from the 1965 film The Dolls.
  51. Husband is a fictional character from Cadillac Records.
  52. Husband is a fictional character from Beach Lane.
  53. Husband is a film character of the movie Crystal Gazing.
  54. Husband is a fictional character from the 1991 film Madame Aema 5.
  55. Husband is a fictional character from the film Looking at Animals.
  56. Husband is a fictional character from Fantasm.
  57. Husband is a fictional character from the 2002 film Tai Tai.
  58. Husband is a fictional character from the 2002 film Minority Report.
  59. Husband is a fictional film character in the 2012 film Poor Unfortunate Souls.
  60. Husband is a fictional character from the 1987 film Silu.
  61. Husband is a fictional film character.
  62. Husband is a fictional character from the TV series Robot Chicken.
  63. Husband is a fictional character from the 2013 film The Amber Amulet.
  64. Husband is a fictional character from the 2010 film Leap Year.
  65. Husband is a fictional character from the 2000 film What Planet Are You From?.
  66. Husband is a fictional character from the 2009 film Dread.
  67. Husband is a fictional character from the 2014 film Free Fall.
  68. Husband is a fictional character from the 2005 film Hercules in Hollywood.
  69. Husband is a fictional character from the 2014 film Lake.
  70. Husband is a fictional character from the 2013 film She.
  71. Husband is a fictional character from the 1952 film Madam x.
  72. Husband is a fictional character from the 2005 film White Noise.
  73. Husband is a fictional character from anime tv series The Three-Eyed One.
  74. Husband is a fictional character from the 2012 film Family Tree.

There are other characters with in their name, like Ex-Husband, Her husband, Dead Husband, Party Husband, The Husband #2, Doina's Husband, Virginia's Husband, Joseph Husband of Mary.

Film

"Husband" is a film, directed by Cho Moon-jin.

Music

"Husband" is a musical single of Fluffy.

  • released in (19 years ago)

Miscellanea

  1. Husband is a print ad.
    • award: - Clio Award for Print nomination for Prolam Y&R
  2. Husband is a 2013 Telly Award winning ad, created by Walker360 for Tillery Heating and Air.
    • award: - Telly Award for Local TV & Local Cable Commercial - Miscellaneous, received by Walker360
  3. Husband is an extraterrestrial location, namesake.

Phrases with Husband

Phrases starting with the word Husband:

  1. Husband-in-Law
  2. husband-wife privilege

Phrases ending with the word Husband:

  1. Co-Husband
  2. ex-husband
  3. Work Husband
  4. house husband

Other phrase containing the word Husband:

  1. The Husband That Is Necessary to Follow (film)

Printed dictionaries and other books with definitions for Husband

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Google previewBiennial Report (1893)

by Illinois. Bureau of Labor Statistics

The husband is a fruit peddler. There are 7 in the family, and they live in 2 filthy rooms on the second floor of a rear tenement; have been in America one year; speak no English. Hand-finishers.— Italian woman, 21 years old, finishes cloaks at ...

Google previewUnderstanding Bible Mysteries (2012)

Examining 13 Christian Myths and Half Truths by Ira Milligan

Such is the case with the oftenquoted but never substantiated doctrine that declares, “The husband is the priest of the home.” Without question, the scriptural sources of this heresy are First Peter 2:5 and Ephesians 5:23: You also, as living ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Correspondences, Representatives, and Significatives Derived from the Word of the Lord. Extracted from the Writings of E. Swedenborg. [Abridged Principally from The"Dictionary of Correspondences,"by G. Nicholson.] (1841)

by Emanuel Swedenborg, George NICHOLSON (Incumbent of Little Budworth.)

HUSBAND, ( Gen.

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Usage statistics about husband

The following statistics are based on the British National Corpus, so they are representative for the British English from the later part of the 20th century, both spoken and written.

Usage statistics for the noun husband:

imaginative writing66.35%informational writing33.65%

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the noun husband:

hubbyhusband

Comparison of usage frequency between the noun husband and its most common antonym:

wifehusband

Distribution of usage frequency for the most common synonyms of the verb husband:

economiseconserve

Photos about Husband

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Sign language

Sign Language for couples....husband/wife, boyfriend/girlfriend

American Sign Language for wife, husband, girlfriend, boyfriend, in love, marriage, sweetheart, like, miss.

Quotes about Husband

At home
Wife was
Fighted every time...
With his husband...
One day husband
Run to girl friend too
Love married...?
The wife
Fighted for dog
And his children....
Husband happy
For newely married...!
Tommrow lot of fights
Thear enjoy... (Otteri Selvakumar)
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Scrabble value of H4U1S1B3A1N1D2

The value of this 7-letter word is 13 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.

Anagrams of HUSBAND

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