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husband

From Longman Dictionary of Contemporary Englishhusbandhus‧band1 /ˈhʌzbənd/ ●●● S1 W1 noun 🔊 🔊 1 [countable]MARRY the man that a woman is married towife 🔊 Have you met my husband Roy?see thesaurus at married2 ex-husband3 husband and wife
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husbandMr Nicholls was, after all, a good husband for Charlotte.Her throat dried to think that she might have revealed things about her husband to another man.See, he boarded with this woman and her husband in Ambler, and the husband was kind of dopey.Valerie Hermreck brings a batch of warm-from-the-oven chocolate chip cookies to her husband and children.She lived with her husband and little girl in the city of Worcester.Her big manly husband - at this moment she hated him.How many husbands would stay at home and take care of the children while their wife goes out to work?My husband was furious, so was 1.I don't like Francesca's husband very much.Gary's her second husband.
husbandhusband2 verb [transitive] 🔊 🔊 formalCAREFUL to be very careful in the way you use your money, supplies etc and not waste any→ See Verb table
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husbandAnd he should husband his capital accordingly.Families have been husbanding their small reserves of food.
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Verb table
husband
Simple Form
Present
I, you, we, theyhusband
he, she, ithusbands
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Past
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhusbanded
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave husbanded
he, she, ithas husbanded
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad husbanded
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill husband
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have husbanded
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Continuous Form
Present
Iam husbanding
he, she, itis husbanding
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you, we, theyare husbanding
Past
I, he, she, itwas husbanding
you, we, theywere husbanding
Present perfect
I, you, we, theyhave been husbanding
he, she, ithas been husbanding
Past perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theyhad been husbanding
Future
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill be husbanding
Future perfect
I, you, he, she, it, we, theywill have been husbanding
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