Definition of widow

Definition of widow
  1. widow Noun A woman whose husband has died (and has not re-married); feminine of widower.
  2. widow Noun A woman whose husband is often away pursuing a sport, etc.
  3. widow Noun A single line of type that ends a paragraph, carried over to the next page or column.
  4. widow Noun type of venomous spider, of the genus Latrodectus
  5. widow Verb To make a widow (or widower) of someone; to cause the death of one's spouse.
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