Meaning of wifedom in English:

wifedom

noun

  • 1The state, condition, or fact of being a wife; the character or qualities of a wife.

  • 2rare Wives collectively; married women as a class.

Origin

Mid 19th century; earliest use found in United States Magazine and Democratic Review. From wife + -dom.

Pronunciation

wifedom

/ˈwʌɪfdəm/